Uncover butterflies at Arcadia Marsh in the course of this butterfly and mother nature group wander

ARCADIA — With summer season underway, now is the excellent time to place butterflies and…

ARCADIA — With summer season underway, now is the excellent time to place butterflies and working day-flying moths as they flutter among bouquets.

There may well be no improved put to start out searching for the traveling insects than at Arcadia Marsh Maintain, in accordance to customers of the Arcadia Butterfly and Mother nature team.

For months, these novice lepidopterists have scoured the exclusive coastal marsh habitat in research of butterflies. Approximately 55 species have been noticed in the condition, according to the Michigan Butterfly Community.

Nature team members, Gretchen Stierholz and Katrina Stierholz along with Mark Banaszak say this is a lot more than just a working day at the park — their initiatives counting and cataloguing butterflies can assist scientists retain tabs on their populations.