Monarch Butterfly Tagging Event on Sept. 10

photos by Norma Wiesen

HARDWICK – On September 10, the Hardwick Conservation Commission sponsored a Monarch Butterfly Tagging Workshop with Jerry Schneider at Atkins Field.

The audience keeps an eye on the butterflies while Jerry Schneider explains how to tag them.
Schneider holds a Monarch butterfly with a new tag.
Elfi Goldenrose, 6, holds her tagged butterfly moments before releasing it to start the journey to Mexico.