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FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. -- Hundreds of nature enthusiasts from across the U.S. visited the Pennsylvania National Guard post in June and July to see a rare species of butterfly named the Regal Fritillary. Fort Indiantown Gap, one of very few places this butterfly can be found outside of the Great Plains region, holds tours annually. Available in high definition.


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This work, Fort Indiantown Gap offers royal butterfly tours, by Tom Cherry, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.8.2012

Date Posted:07.22.2013 2:46PM

Category:Package

Video ID:296866

VIRIN:120708-Z-ZZ999-101

Filename:DOD_100866661

Length:00:02:27

Location:FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, PA, USGlobe

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