Butterfly sighting

Aug 3 2011

Aaron Carlson

Location: Spring Valley
Pierce County

Hike along the earthen dam in Spring Valley, no clouds, warm, slightly breezy. Everything I saw was very active and it tested my patience in trying to get photos. Eastern tailed blues and a duskywing were extremely abundant.

Clouded Sulphur

Clouded Sulphur

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

★ = New county photo record
☆ = New county sighting record