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Over-wintering Monarch butterfly, Central Coast of California.  <br>
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If you happen to be climbing on the Central Coast in December or January, be sure to stop by Ellwood Main, the seas-side bluffs near UC Santa Barbara.  Ellwood is home to the largest wintering population of butterflies in the state of California (some years boasting more than 1 million of the beautiful creatures).
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Matthew Fienup
Oct 7, 2008
Over-wintering Monarch butterfly, Central Coast of California.

If you happen to be climbing on the Central Coast in December or January, be sure to stop by Ellwood Main, the seas-side bluffs near UC Santa Barbara. Ellwood is home to the largest wintering population of butterflies in the state of California (some years boasting more than 1 million of the beautiful creatures).  
Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
Nice shot. Beautiful creatures those Monarchs. Sep 7, 2013

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