A former Intern on the Sinlahekin, Caitlin LaBar visits to photograph butterflies for a Sinlahekin butterfly atlas. In 2012 she documented a new species of butterfly for the Sinlahekin – the Sonoran Skipper (Polites Sonora) -- bringing the total number of different species to 88. Photos and more information are at Caitlin’s blog, http://northwestbutterflies.blogspot.com/.
Wildlife Area Tour Dale Swedberg, Wildlife Area Manager, gives you a brief video tour on the types of activities and wildlife viewing opportunities available at the Sinlahekin Wildlife Area.
Bats of the Sinlahekin Wildlife Area
Eric Larsen, WDFW biologist, gives viewers great information about bats and shows how biologists capture, measure and record different types of bats throughout the state.