Better weather so a good day for damsels and dragons


Sunny and warm with a fresh breeze

Diary Date
A selection of records for this day (go to 'sightings' for all the records): Records Source
greenhairstreak: This rather delicate looking moth was in the trap yesterday It is a Small Emerald , It's not that common here and… Phyl England
ballywhooo: Lots of Wasp Spiders at Morden Bog today. Small females with plenty of males wanting to be the aperitif.... phone p… Ian Kirk
JulianWardlaw: Some more joy from #higherhydeheath #Dorset. Last of the #silver studded blues. @DorsetWildlife @savebutterflies… Julian Wardlaw
ianballam: And forgot Keeled Skimmer. ian ballam
peterorchardnod: Tue 07 28 2020 12 00 Wareham Common Peter Orchard
ianballam: Also had Southern Hawker, Brown Hawker(@lynda_lambert will be glad to know) , Common and Ruddy Darter and only my 2… ian ballam
ianballam: Another Grasshopper, I think this is Meadow Grasshopper-Pseudochorthippus parallelus , again at FP12-Lytchett Bay ian ballam
ianballam: Whilst chatting with @twoowlsbirding and @Lytchettbirder at FP12 this morning we were lucky to have a male Southern… ian ballam
ianballam: I think this is another Woodland Grasshopper - Omocestus rufipes, a nationally scarce species found today at FP12-L… ian ballam
ianballam: Female Beautiful Demoiselle at #LytchettFields yesterday trying to dry out after the rain ian ballam
Diary Photograph
beautiful demoiselle
The beautiful demoiselle truly is a beautiful damselfly [Photo: Peter Orchard]