A global community of nature enthusiasts photographing and learning about wildlife
Project Noah Nature School
Yellow and brown butterflies were flapping their wings furiously while sunning theirselves in the mud.
Former US Army base near Seneca lake.
Sorry I can't help with the ID, but I found this interesting. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mud-puddlin...
Yes Anna I saw many times in Sunshine they seat in group exactly in wet portion of surface.
butterflies drink from mud puddles, in addition to the moisture they get minerals and salts
Spotted on Jul 22, 2011 Submitted on Jul 22, 2011
Join the Project Noah Team