Category Archives: general butterfly news

Coming Soon to a LepLocale Near You!

Check out the more than FIFTY regional butterfly field activities posted on the LepLog master calendar so far for the 2018 season!  This is the largest number of butterfly field events we’ve ever had, and I’m sure there are still … Continue reading

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An Annual Azure Refresher!

In what has become an annual tradition for our local azure guru, Harry Pavulaan, I have some new updates and I’m linking to a couple of the previous posts on LepLog about the complex azure complex here in the mid-Atlantic.  … Continue reading

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Check Out New Calendar Entries

Over the past three weeks we’ve posted nearly 30 butterfly-related counts, field trips, and other events and activities for the 2018 season on the Field Trip and Annual Count Calendar.  Let us know of events we may have missed so … Continue reading

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The 2018 Master Field Events Calendar

It’s that time of the year again, although the flurries outside my window this morning might augur otherwise! Once again for 2018, I’ll be attempting to compile on LepLog (https://leplog.wordpress.com/2018-field-trip-and-annual-count-calendar/) a mid-Atlantic-wide calendar of counts, field trips, walks, and other … Continue reading

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Delayed Spring 2018

For a few days there in February, with the thermometer hitting 80 degrees F, I thought I might have to buckle down and start issuing LepLog Forecasts for mid-Atlantic butterfliers early in 2018.  But we quickly returned to cooler (and … Continue reading

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FOY Mourning Cloak

Well, bet you thought I meant I got a Mourning Cloak during the recent nor’easter.  But no — still too windy back in MD to pick one of these puppies up today.  But I’m in Arizona this week, and my … Continue reading

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Quick Trip to the National Butterfly Center

I did a couple of days in southern Texas last week after the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual conference in Austin ended; good thing I was mostly focused on birds this trip because except for one afternoon … Continue reading

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