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New (Red)start At Lake Farm

Without planning it, Saturday turned into a five hour marathon of birding at Cranford Park and a return to Lake Farm. I blame Sue and, to a lesser extent Wendy, for keeping me out later than planned but I have to confess it was well worth it. 684 more words

365 Project - Day 243

Comma Butterfly.

Following an unseasonable break in the weather with colder conditions and lots of rain, it’s stopped. Today the sun has come out and it has warmed up beautifully and we have been able to sit out in the garden again. 43 more words

365 Project

August at the Chicago Portage, Scene 2: Lepidoptera et al.

Saturday’s outing at the Portage continued, with birds here and there, but this post will concentrate on the butterflies who stole the show as the sun climbed more directly overhead. 502 more words


Comma Butterfly

A comma butterfly landed in front of me as I headed toward the backyard.

The ragged female stopped to rest on her mission to find host plants — hops, nettles and elm trees — to lay her eggs on. 56 more words


No walk for me today

Saturday 2nd August 2014

There was heavy rain for most of the morning, so I suggested to Chris that he skip the morning walk and take the dogs out in the afternoon instead of me. 74 more words

Flora And Fauna

Butterfly #35 & #36

A Butterfly that I think is a Comma Butterfly or perhaps a Question Mark Butterfly. I saw this neat little one up in the Cannonsville Reservoir area out of Deposit NY along a small stream bed that I was fishing in for Brook Trout.