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Karner butterfly numbers growing

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Record numbers of endangered Karner blue butterflies have been counted this year at three locations in the Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park, according to an intern who counts them. Christina Dinovo of Albany has been out in the field counting the blue, quarter-sized butterflies since mid-May. “Compared to last year, the numbers are up,” Dinovo said. Dinovo, an intern who recently graduated from Green Mountain College in Vermont with a degree in natural resource management, ...

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