Sighting for April 30, 2015

Rob Santry

Fish Hatchery Park along the Applegate River, 4.5 miles south of Grants Pass
Josephine County, OR

Temperatures finally warming up to a high of 80 degrees. I saw a first-of-season Variable Checkerspot today. Butterfly activity is increasing.

  • Pale Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Brown Elfin 1
  • Western Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Spring Azure 1
  • Silvery Blue 4
  • Acmon Blue 1
  • Variable Checkerspot 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Ringlet 14
  • Propertius Duskywing 8

Gray Hairstreak