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Lots of these tiny little yellow butterflies flying around ever since the rain stopped. We haven't seen them in these numbers for almost a decade.

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How lovely to have these insects back in such numbers. Every summer I hope to see large quantities of butterflies but it never happens. Perhaps the habitats just aren't there anymore to support their numbers?

27 Mar, 2009


Chloris - that's probably got quite a bit to do with the decrease in the numbers of butterflies. Around here, while we have the habitat, we haven't had sufficient water to enable their preferred plants to grow - this year however we've got abundant growth everywhere so it's fabulous to see them in such hordes.

29 Mar, 2009

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