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Goole brick ponds today , Common darters .
Southern Hawker and Common Darter at Potter Grange. Common Darter Goole Brick Ponds.
Just a quick reminder that the YDG AGM is this Saturday at the Quaker Meeting House on Friargate in central York starting at 1.30.
Thought that I would share this spectacular photo of a dragonfly shot using UV light. The full article on shooting macro under UV can be seen here https://www.dpreview.com/articles/3980259504/the-magic-of-ultraviolet-nature-and-macro-photography. ...
Lots of Sympetrum striolatum (Common Darters) mating about lunchtime today (10 Oct) at Potteric Carr reserve near Doncaster (by the dipping ponds boardwalk and over the main pool near the cafe).
Tom Pudding Flash this lunchtime with Matthew Cox and Daniel Challenger. Common Hawker. Southern Hawker. Migrant Hawker. Common Darter and Black Darter. No Red-veined Darter.
Migrant hawkers and Common darters , Goole brick ponds today . No R V darters at T P flash , they have been emerging almost a month now , probably finished .
Goole brick ponds area today . Common , Southern and Migrant hawkers , Common and Black darters , Blue tailed dam seen . The emergence of Red veined darters is tailing off , just 2 near T P flash . Pics Common hawker and Common darter .
Warm, sunny and very windy so not expecting to find much but thrilled to spot this female Red-veined Darter in the scrape immediately east of the small Seamer Tip pond, beside the barrier (11am). Lost it in the wind a few seconds later! Several Bl...
Oakhill area , Goole today . Common , Southern and Migrant hawkers , Common and Black darters still around . Just 3 Red veined darters at T P flash .
Thorne moors , 27-9-17 , a few Migrant hawkers , Common and Black darters in the hundreds . Pete Kendall managed a couple of pics of Black darter but I found them elusive , left me scratching my head .
The Migrant Hawkers were busy at Allerthorpe Lakes today, but apart from MH, there were just a few Common Blue Damselflies and Common Darters around.
migrant hawker in flight at boynton
Three from today at Goole Brick Ponds whilst carrying out some site maintenance. Common Hawker. Migrant Hawker and Common Darter on my trusty brushcutter.
Had a look around Strensall Common this morning. Lots of Black Darters and Common Darters flying. I rescued a Migrant Hawker trapped in the weeds. I saw it frantically trying to fly, so broke a stick off a bush and plucked it out thinking I wou...
This morning , 22-9-17 , T P flash , Oakhill , Goole . 13 R V Darters counted . 2 were perched high on Reed mace leaves over water , an exuvia not far below each . Not reachable (no wellies ) . No pic , too far for phone cam . Emerald dams emergi...