The Santa Ana NWR-Weslaco NABA annual butterfly count was done on July 13, 2008 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.. Temperature 76-97 degrees. Wind 12-15 miles from from SE. Partly cloudy in morning to mostly clear in afternoon.
Field Notes: Highlights were Malachite, Silver Emperor, Mexican Bluewing, and Guava Skipper
Visited Santa Ana NWR, Estero Llano Grande Birding Center, Frontera Audubon, Weslaco Duranta Hedge.
Participants: Gil Quintanilla (coordinator) , Jan & Dave Dauphin, Josh Rose, John Yochum, Javier de Leon, Crystal Salinas, William T. Pendleton, Cynthia Traylor, Tad Finnel, Ginny Musgrave and Mike Rickard