Butterfly sighting

Aug 1 2015

Beth Stetenfeld

Location: Fairfield Marsh Waterfowl Production Area
Sauk County

Hot, humid day--high 80s. Butterflies and Milkweed were plentiful. Silphiums (mainly Cup Plants and Rosinweeds) were in full bloom, and seemed to be the preferred nectar source. Some Goldenrod was starting to bloom, too.

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Monarch

Monarch