Butterfly sighting

Jul 17 2018

Northern Kettle Moraine NABA Count

Location: Northern Kettle Moraine State Forest
Fond du Lac County

22nd annual Northern Kettle Moraine Count. 6 people observed for 7 hours and found 318 individuals of 34 species. Red-spotted Purple, Northern Pearly-eye, Black Swallowtail and Dun Skipper had highest count of the 22 years. Giant Swallowtail was only the 2nd record. Acadian Hairstreak was the 5th record. (Black-tipped Darner should be a county record.) We finished with the annual ice-cream cones!

Black-tipped Darner

Black-tipped Darner

Black-tipped Darner

Black-tipped Darner

Black Dash

Black Dash

Northern Pearly-eye

Northern Pearly-eye

Eyed Brown

Eyed Brown

★ = New county photo record