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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 July 4-5

There will be no Forecast next week, as I will be butterfly watching in the high desert of Utah.  The Forecast will return for the weekend of July 18-19.  943 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 June 27-28

The wet, cool weather prognosis for the weekend is likely to keep FOYs to a minimum this weekend, much as the oppressive heat last weekend did! 559 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Field Lep Forecast for 2015 June 21-22

The past week has finally provided a number of FOY grass skippers and hairstreaks, including Coral, Striped, and Edwards Hairstreaks and Salt Marsh, Aaron’s, Broad-winged… 525 more words

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Western Maryland Foray

Tom Stock and I this week spent a day this week poking around some of the forest and bog areas of Allegany Co MD, lured by recent intel from Kathy Barylski and others that some of the more northern species were on the wing in this western county on the shoulders of Appalachia.  834 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Field Lep Forecast for 2015 June 13-14

A few new FOYs showed up over the past week, adding to the diversity of butterflies that seems to be picking up well in the mid-Atlantic. 403 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Field Lep Forecast for 2015 June 6-7

The oppressive heat and rainy weather conspired to keep new sightings to a minimum in the mid-Atlantic this week, but improving conditions should boost the number of FOYs for this weekend. 584 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for May 30 and June 1

The relative butterfly drought came to an end locally over the weekend, with the combination of rainfall early in the week and three gorgeous days of weekend butterfly watching created a tsunami of FOYs for the season over Memorial Day, including… 703 more words

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