Marsh Fritillary a rare, beautiful and protected butterfly was recorded in Cloonlarge Kilteevan today (July 7th 2019) by a local very vigilant citizen scientist and member of Kilteevan Tidy Towns. The record has been submitted to Biodiversity Ireland.
The presence of this butterfly highlights and reinforces the importance of the work Kilteevan Tidy Towns are doing in protecting this habitat. The group is currently engaged in Biodiversity Planning for Kilteevan.
Posted July 7th 2019