Daily Archives: August 11, 2010

DeKorte Butterfly Report for 081010

DSC_5173monarchverticalSM-1Lots of great butterflies around these days, including this Monarch photographed recently by R.T. Geoghan. (Thanks, R.T.!)

After the noon Marsh Discovery walk today, we checked the Jill Ann Ziemkiewicz Butterfly Garden and nearby Butterfly Bushes and saw at least 10 species in less than 10 minutes:  Monarch, Viceroy, Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Red Admiral, Pearl Crescent, Common Buckeye, Silver-spotted Skipper, Broad-winged Skipper, Cabbage White, Wild Indigo Duskywing.