The Skippers The Swallowtails The Whites and Sulphurs The Blues and Coppers The Gossamer-wings
The design of this site borrows extensively from the wonderful UK Butterflies web site. Sincere thanks to Peter Eeles for his kind permission to adopt many of his ideas.

We are very grateful to the photographers who have generously allowed us to use their work. They include Doris Betts, Karen Cook, Peyton Chisholm, William D. Crawford, Jim Edsall, Mark Elderkin, Donna Evers, Shelley Goulding, Nancy Hsu, Holger Klee, Roy LaPointe, Maxim Larrivée, Elke Love, Gerald MacKenzie, Angus MacLean, Ken McKenna, Grant Milroy, Julie Potton, Lisa Proulx, Cecil Pulsifer, Dan Rolfe, Rachele Saulnier, Phil Schappert, Kimberly Shaw, Patricia Sowinski, Kathleen F. Spicer, Richard Stern, Rita Viau, Kristine Wallstrom, Ron Wilson and Doreen Wong.

And finally we must thank all those who record their butterfly observations through the Google group "NSNature" and its predecessor the NatureNS mailing list, the Maritimes Butterfly Atlas and eButterfly. Their reports are a rich source of data for this web site.