Hairy things to bear in mind…

By May 13, 2021 Blog

Just a reminder that last spring in the Wyre Forest we saw the first Hairy Dragonflies in Shropshire for a while. The most recent previous confirmed record was a one-off sighting at Whixall Moss in 2013. This small Hawker is the only Hawker on the wing so early in the year so should be noticeable. In neighbouring Worcestershire last year they had 17 sightings -just as unusual for them, so please keep an eye out and we’ll see what happens this year…