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Milkweed Dispersal Balloons at the Tower Grove Farmer's Market
Milkweed Dispersal Balloons at the Tower Grove Farmer's Market
2014

Mary Bohley, age 88, with her daughter Barb, tells the artist about her childhood on a farm in Sullivan, MO when thousands of monarchs would be seen each summer -- "making a moving path as I walked through the fields of wildflowers." Lately, Mary and Barb have noticed that they see fewer and fewer monarchs each year.

Image credit: Marfa Dialogues / St. Louis. Photo by Carly Ann Hilo. Courtesy Pulitzer Arts Foundation.