Report a Recovery
If you have tagged monarch to report and know the complete 6-character tag code, please let us know by filling out and submitting our short form available at:
2015 Season Tag Recoveries
A preliminary listing of the 2015 season recoveries in Mexico is posted below. If you kept a copy of your tagging records (or simply know the tag numbers you were issued) you can check to see if any of your tags have been recovered:
1992-2014 Season Tag Recoveries
The Monarch Watch Tag Recovery Database is offline until further notice.
We will post a status update at the end of the tagging season and address any questions you might have. Thank you!
Tag Recovery Certificates are available below as PDF files for you to download, fill in with your tag data from the database, and print out for display. We recommend using the free Adobe Reader software (link provided at bottom of page) to view and print PDF forms such as these certificates. Certificates are designed to print on a standard 8-1/2 x 11" sheet (US Letter):
Tagger Certificate: (648K PDF file*)
Reporter Certificate: (592K PDF file*)
*In order to view, complete, and print the PDF certificates you will need the free Adobe Reader software, which may already be installed on your computer. The current version is available for download from Adobe's site - click on the button below for more information (download will NOT begin automatically):