Category Archives: Damselflies & Dragonflies

20th May – First fledglings of 2012

Since getting back to the UK and Brandon Hill, it’s been a pretty miserable time weatherwise, but inexorably the season and wildlife pushes forward and after a few interesting Spring migrants passing through the park (including siskins, willow and garden … Continue reading

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30th June – marbled whites and large skippers

Finally, the sun has come out and Brandon Hill has started to look lush and healthy again over the last couple of weeks. The late April showers have given the place a new breath of life and the lawns are … Continue reading

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16th June – froglets, toadlets and ringlets

The rain has continued this last couple of weeks, which has been good for the plants, as their roots will have been getting a good soaking. The small amount we had throughout April and early May barely penetrated the hard … Continue reading

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