Sighting for July 4, 2016

Sharon & Wade Wander

Vass Homestead, Hardwick Twp.
Warren County, NJ

The Vass Homestead is directly across CR 521 from White Lake Preserve. The field north of the house had an immense stand of Canada Thistle (with a fair amount of Common Milkweed as well), where all the listed butterflies were seen.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 50
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 35
  • Little Glassywing 12
  • Dun Skipper 2