Sighting for September 19, 2022

Lucy Merrill-Hills

My yard, New Castle
Garfield County, CO

After several overcast or rainy days, and nightly temperatures in the 40’s, temperatures have warmed up to the low 80’s with nighttime lows in the 50’s. Today I saw five butterfly species in my yard, including an undetermined Fritillary species.

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Field Crescent 2
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 2