Butterfly sighting

Jul 24

Rich Kahl & Laurie Yahr

Location: Spring Green Preserve SNA - E. Tract
Sauk County

Regal seen along trail in E. area of prairie just before the trail crosses the old N-S fence line (now fence less) with scattered shrubs/small trees.
Most NBD & CRS just beyond this fence line; all above (in fact, almost all butterflies) nectaring on abundant Hoary Vervain.

Common Roadside-Skipper

Common Roadside-Skipper

Common Roadside-Skipper

Common Roadside-Skipper

Northern Broken-Dash

Northern Broken-Dash

Peck's Skipper

Peck's Skipper

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail