Butterfly sighting

Jun 5 2020

Scott and Ann Swengel

Location: Barrens between Millston and Black River Falls
Jackson County

>7 hours. Completion of Phlox Moth monitoring sites and monitoring at all of our Karner Blue long-term sites in the county. Sites at Dike 17, Seils or Lichtner Road, Stanton Creek Road, two areas of Castle Mound Road, and several areas of Bauer-Brockway Barrens. 65-85 degrees F, mostly sunny. We also had quit few unidentified spreadwing skippers. The Karner Blue total is below average for the last 50-60 broods at these sites; 74% of the ones we saw were males.