Sighting for April 6, 2019

David L. Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

My first foot chase of the season. Early male Orangetips are most often a challenge to photograph. Caught up to a fresh male today. Still fairly quiet despite such a gorgeous spring day. Also enjoyed a small flock of Field Sparrows, a common breeder here. Obs. made between 2 & 3:30 p.m.

[Good find, Dave. Our FOY orangetip for 2019 jc]

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 2

Eastern Comma

Falcate Orangetip