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Went to Snakeholme Pit today

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What a fantastic place, full of dragonflies and butterflies. It holds a healthy colony of Willow Emerald Damselflies which are mainly a southern damselfly and Snakeholme Pit is about as far north as t

Great photo's Mick, where is this?? 

Nice part of the world, not far from Badger Farm (ELAC's dark site) and Red Hill nature Reserve which is a butterfly reserve I believe??

Near Wragby and Chambers Farm Wood Ron.


A very special site indeed, I would say I saw 12 different spcies of butterfly and 12 species of dragonfly.

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I think that's pretty much it for this year. Will try Barbrook Reservoir and Ramsey Reservoir on Big Moor next week perhaps if you fancy a trip. Might get Black Darter and Common Hawker.

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