Butterfly sighting

Sep 14

Mary Jo Sundling

Location: Prairie at Bjoin Park in Stoughton
Dane County

Walked the prairie with a Sandhill Crane family today getting within 20 feet of them. Saw at least 10 Chickweed Geometer Moths among the wildflowers, plus a lost dog which we were able to reunite with her owner. Sunny, 70 degree late morning.

Clouded Sulphur

Clouded Sulphur

Sandhill Crane

Sandhill Crane

Meadow Fritillary

Meadow Fritillary

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Chickweed Geometer (moth)

Chickweed Geometer (moth)

Cabbage White

Cabbage White

Clouded Sulphur

Clouded Sulphur

Sandhill Cranes

Sandhill Cranes

Viceroy

Viceroy

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper