On Thu, Apr 12, 2018 at 2:17 PM, Roger Kuhlman <rkuhlman...> wrote: > Finally the first butterflies of the Season showed up today in Southeast > Michigan. I had two Mourning Cloaks around noontime along one of the trails > at the Botanical Gardens in Ann Arbor. > > > This is the 22nd season I have doing Butterfly Surveys in the Southeast > Michigan area--primarily Washtenaw country but also parts of Wayne, Monroe, > and Lenawee county. In the first 21 years the first butterfly was always > sighted at least by the end of March and in two of those seasons we had > February butterflies including last year. So a first sighting date of April > 12 is very unusual. > > > Roger Kuhlman > > Ann Arbor, Michigan > > -- > Birders is a service of the Great Lakes Commission. Visit us at www.glc.org > --- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Birders" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to birders+<unsubscribe...> > To post to this group, send email to <birders...> > Visit this group at > https://groups.google.com/a/great-lakes.net/group/birders/. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/a/great-lakes.net/d/msgid/birders/<DM5PR14MB14335D3E34CC35FE90C16554C5BC0...> > For more options, visit > https://groups.google.com/a/great-lakes.net/d/optout.