Sighting for July 9, 2017

Sharon & Wade Wander

White Lake Preserve and Vass Farmstead, Hardwick Twp.
Warren County, NJ

12:00-1:30 at White Lake, 2:45-4:00 at Vass Homestead.
Sunny, 75-80 deg. The Homestead is directly across CR 521 from White Lake. There is an extensive stand of Canada Thistle, Dogbane, and Common Milkweed to the right of the barn. The well-marked Dion Skipper was seen briefly on milkweed near the white barn, far from any wetland.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 38
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 10
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 8
  • Northern Broken-Dash 4
  • Little Glassywing 4
  • Delaware Skipper 4
  • Dion Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 6