Friday, 17 May 2013
Thursday, 9 May 2013
Wednesday, 8 May 2013
More sightings of Large Reds. I found 6 freshly emerged at King Charles Pond in Blackmoor Copse on 2nd May and Peter Sketch found 4 at the meadow pond at Ravensroost Wood on 6th May. But still no sign of other damselfly species or any dragonflies yet...
Thursday, 2 May 2013
1st May 2013.
I also found my first odonata of the year in the shape of 3 teneral Large Red Damselflies. This was at the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust's [WWT] reserve of Lower Moor Farm in the Cotswold Water Park [CWP]. Also saw and photographed my first male Orange tip of the year :o)
Wednesday 1st May 2013. Damian Pinguey takes the honours for first odonata in VC7 for 2013. Several were seen at 'Chippenham Pond'. Including a semi mature male which must have emerged a few days ago..!