The sea was quiet except for a westerly trickle of terns and Kittiwakes and four juvenile Yellow-legged Gulls were feeding at the Patch.
Two Porpoises and a Grey Seal were seen offshore.
A Holly Blue and 15 Brown Argus were of note whilst there were nine male Small Red-eyed Damselflies on the southern Long Pit.
|Brown Argus Aricia agestis Dungeness 5th August 2016 (David Bunney)|
After frequent searching over the last month or so I finally found a final instar nymph Tree Cricket at the breeding site discovered in 2015. However, an evening search by torchlight produced another ten nymphs in various stages of development