Butterfly sighting

May 24 2014

Scott and Ann Swengel

Location: Eight Bogs near Amnicon Lake and Moose Junction
Douglas County

10:45 am to 2:40 pm, 78-85 degrees F, 99% sunshine, wind east 2-8 mph. The phenology here was slower than in Price County. The Red-disked Alpine was south of Milchesky Road. We aw 2-9 Freijas on each of 5 bogs, including one near Moose Junction where we had not seen a Freija in several years. We also saw >8 unidentified elfins.