Sighting for June 24, 2017

Rob Santry

Ochoco National Forest - Big Summit Prairie
Crook County, OR

My wife and I butterflied this awesome meadow right on top of the Ochoco National Forest and got two lifers! Silver-Bordered Fritillary and Common Alpine. Both are beautiful butterflies.

  • Checkered White 1
  • Sara Orangetip 1
  • Western Sulphur 4
  • Lilac-bordered Copper 3
  • Western Pine Elfin 2
  • Square-spotted Blue 2
  • Melissa Blue 2
  • Greenish Blue 3
  • Boisduval's Blue 2
  • Silver-bordered Fritillary 40
  • Field Crescent 4
  • Variable Checkerspot 9
  • Hoary Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Ringlet 12
  • Common Alpine 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 2

Common Alpine