Cape May Wetlands

By the Cape May Lighthouse is a huge wetland area with loads of butterflies.

12 thoughts on “Cape May Wetlands

  1. Irene 2019-09-26 / 12:26 pm

    Oh, my! All great photos. 😊

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    • Sherry Felix 2019-09-26 / 12:32 pm

      Thanks Irene. I thought making the background gray helps to highlight the subject.

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  2. Jet Eliot 2019-09-26 / 11:16 am

    Oh how I love Cape May, and your photos display the beauty and variety that is classic of this wonderful place in the world. Fantastic photos, Sherry, and labeling much appreciated.

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  3. stbarbebaker 2019-09-26 / 10:48 am

    This is wonderful Lovely captures of these little critters. They are on decline here this year, hopefully we see more butterflies next year, it was a wet summer here.

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    • Sherry Felix 2019-09-26 / 11:04 am

      There’s been a huge decline in butterflies and insects here too. It was good to see small clouds of Monarchs float by.

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      • stbarbebaker 2019-09-26 / 4:25 pm

        Oh that would be soooo cool. There have been Monarchs here, but I haven’t seen one this year. Toronto is so very awesome they have made a Monarch butterfly ribbon of Milkweed, as the butterfly can only sense them within a certain radius, and by continual plantings, the Monarch’s range can be extended. Thanks for sharing these wonderful images.

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    • Sherry Felix 2019-09-26 / 11:08 am

      Yes. At our butterflclub I learned butterflies are rarely netted these days. Some are tagged for scientific research. Killing them is a no no.

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