Sighting for May 21, 2018

Denis C. Quinn

Nottingham County Park, Nottingham PA 19362
Chester County, PA

If it wasn’t for the Horse droppings! These were the only butterflies seen in a mile plus walk. 95% of Pitch Pines are dead from Southern Pine Beetle infestation here in this park. Most of the park is Serpentine Barrens, hence mostly scrub oaks and pines.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 10

Red-spotted Purple

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail