Butterfly sighting

May 29

Scott and Ann Swengel

Location: Nine Riley Lake bogs
Price County

Sunny, 56-69 degrees F. 4.5 hours. Five bogs along Forest Road (FR) 137 in the first 2.5 mile south of Highway 70, a long bog route south of FR 136 (between FR 137 and FR 505), two bogs east of FR 505, and a bog south of Highway 70 0.5 miles east of FR 137. The Meadow Fritillary was well out on a very wet bog. Both Red-disked Alpines were on the bog east of FR 505 1.7 miles south of Hwy 70, in the openest muskeg 0.25-0.35 miles from the road.