Butterfly sighting

Jun 29 2022

Mary Roen

Location: Kelly Creek Preserve, County J, River Falls, WI
St. Croix County

These butterflies were seen on the perimeter of a prairie that was burned May 15 and is coming back nicely. Many of them were feeding from dogbane flowers as not much was flowering.

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

European Skipper

European Skipper

Hobomok Skipper

Hobomok Skipper

Acadian Hairstreak

Acadian Hairstreak

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Silvery Checkerspot

Silvery Checkerspot

★ = New county photo record