Butterflies Simply ‘Looking For A Place To Mate’ In San Antonio

September’s heavy rainfall created perfect conditions for a butterfly invasion.

By Brian KirkpatrickOctober 1, 2018 9:30 am, , ,

From Texas Public Radio:

The death of hundreds of innocent butterflies is nothing to feel good about. But there are just so many of them.

Molly Keck, an entomologist with the Bexar County office of Texas AgriLife Extension Service, blames the butterfly invasion on record September rainfall, which leads to the healthy growth of hackberry bushes.

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