February 2018 Sightings

Tom Baxter

St Marys
Cape May County, NJ

Reporting this two weeks later. Found this Monarch carcass on a cold morning. Impossible to say when it met its fate but I would be inclined to think it was alive in January at the very least.

[Very interesting find! A puzzle to think about! jc]

  • Monarch 0

Monarch

Brian Johnson

RR Tracks in Bear swamp
Cumberland County, NJ

I took a walk down the tracks for lunch today. There was also 3 species of frogs calling today.

  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Tom Baxter

Woodcock Lane, north trail
Cape May County, NJ

66° F, first unseasonably warm day of the year with highs potentially pushing 70° today.

  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Question Mark 2

Question Mark

Harvey Tomlinson

Hansey Creek Rd
Cumberland County, NJ

Butterflies were fast today 11:00am

  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2

Eastern Comma

Mourning Cloak

Chip Krilowicz

Supawna Meadows
Salem County, NJ

72° Sunny, taken at 2:34 with Jean Gutsmuth.

  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Question Mark 1

Question Mark

Harvey Tomlinson

Intersection of East Point Rd and access rd to Heislerville (dirt rd)
Cumberland County, NJ

Tough getting pics today as the butterflies were wary

  • Question Mark 1

Question Mark

Jack Miller

MacNamara
Cape May County, NJ

Snow on the ground in Cape and Cumberland counties yesterday. Today, mid 60's. Let the wild rumpus begin.

  • Mourning Cloak 2

Mourning Cloak

Harvey Tomlinson

Beaver Dam rd
Cape May County, NJ

2 Spring Azures (marginata)

  • Spring Azure 2

Spring Azure

Brian Johnson

Natural lands Preserve between Rt 49 and Cool Run Road
Salem County, NJ

I was walking the woods today making sure that our permit Deer hunters removed their stands.

  • Anglewing sp. 8
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 3

Jesse Amesbury

Cresse Lane
Cape May County, NJ

Sulphur flushed from path while birding.

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Chip Krilowicz

Blueberry Hill, Gibbsboro
Camden County, NJ

55° Sunny with some wind.

  • Anglewing sp. 2
  • Mourning Cloak 1