Dragonflies: August 2020
A few observers got lucky with a male Southern Migrant Hawker on the Estate today, they shan’t be on the wing for too much longer.
A helpful breeze concentrated Odonata activity around the lee of the Haven allowing counts of 45 Migrant Hawker and 20 Common Darter.
It looks Red-veined Darter is having a good breeding season at Sandwich Bay as another four were disturbed from long grass today.
Another Red-veined Darter was on the Estate.
It was good to see a handful of Red-veined Darters on the Estate this morning including three teneral individuals indicative of local breeding.
Southern Migrant Hawkers continue to be found with another on Worth today. A few Willow Emerald Damselflies were in The Elms.
A male Southern Migrant Hawker was a good find on Worth marshes.