Sighting for July 13, 2018

Sharon & Wade Wander

Swartswood State Park
Sussex County, NJ

10:00-11:45, sunny, 73-78°. Area near the dam and around the white barn near Hendershot's Point. The area high on the slope above the dam where N. Metalmark was last recorded in 2005 is now completely overgrown with alien shrubs and stilt grass, though patches of the ragwort hostplant remain.

  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Little Glassywing 6
  • Delaware Skipper 3
  • Dun Skipper 1