Sighting for March 2, 2021

John and Nancy Crosby

Everglades Natl Park
Monroe County, FL

On February 26 hiked 3.5 hours from Gate 4 walking in water in several spots. Target was FL Leafwing. March 1st hiked 2 hours from Gate 10, no water on the previously flooded trail. March 2 walked similar trail w/o water then at Pineland Nature Trail found blooming croton. In 3 days we hiked 10 hours total targeting FL Leafwing.

  • Black Swallowtail 9
  • Large Orange Sulphur 7
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Zebra Heliconian 10
  • White Peacock 1
  • Monk Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 5

Gulf Fritillary

Twin-spot Skipper

Large Orange Sulphur