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TIL: The World’s Largest Migration Isn’t What You Think

TIL: The World’s Largest Migration Isn’t What You Think

When you think about animal migration, what comes to mind? Probably birds in flight or wildebeests moving across the Serengeti. Yet the largest migration on the planet is harder to see—and it happens every day. Ocean technologist and submersible pilot Dr. Erika Montague explains how.

Grades

5 - 12+

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Biology, Ecology

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Sarah Appleton, National Geographic Society, National Geographic Society
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Last Updated

September 27, 2022

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