Posted on 19th December 2017 at 11:23 am.
The radiators are on and the sun is shining. The house is warm. Butterflies and some moths that are hibernating in your house for the winter are fooled into thinking that the Spring has sprung and start flying in your house. Take them gently and put them in a dark place. They will fly again when the real Spring arrives.
Posted on 12th October 2017 at 10:03 am.
Recently seen at the Lisselan salt marsh of Tramore BacK Strand, the large Emperor Dragonfly.
Posted on 11th September 2017 at 10:01 am.
A late Red Admiral flying between the showers on its way back to Africa, seen in Waterford City today.
Posted on 29th August 2017 at 9:31 am.
Recently seen inside a house, a second or summer-brood Early Thorn.
Posted on 18th August 2017 at 10:13 am.
Now on the move back to Africa – the Painted Lady
Posted on 20th July 2017 at 9:05 am.
The Common Darter recently seen near Tramore.
Posted on 29th June 2017 at 10:10 am.
Recently seen in the Commeragh Mountains, a male Beautiful Demoiselle.
Posted on 18th June 2017 at 11:11 am.
N0w flying in good numbers, many by day, the very coloutrful
Posted on 11th April 2017 at 10:14 am.
Well awakened from the winter hibernation in the soil, the Red Lily Beetle is now alive and devestating the leaves and shoots of spring lilys and related plants.
Posted on 2nd April 2017 at 12:48 pm.
Now flying on a rare good Spring day, the Holly Blue butterfly.