300 Million Monarch Butterflies Are Headed Straight For Massachusetts This Spring

Monarch butterflies are as synonymous with spring in Massachusetts as daffodils and sudden showers. These colorful creatures are often seen floating through the air around lawns and flowerbeds, but you may not know that monarchs actually undertake a pretty epic journey to make their way to Massachusetts from across the country. Here’s what you need to know about this year’s migration.

Due to an uptick in the monarch butterfly population, this year’s migration promises to be one of the best in recent memory. Keep your eyes peeled for this natural marvel! If you don’t want to wait, you can check out butterflies all year long at this magical sanctuary in Massachusetts.