Moth trapping overnight produced this Pretty Chalk Carpet - only the third Observatory record. Several Rest Harrow moths were also seen.
|Pretty Chalk Carpet Melanthia procellata Dungeness 28th May 2017
|Rest Harrow Aplasta ononaria Dungeness 28th May 2017
Large numbers of Four-spotted Chasers can be seen at the Long Pits where the first few Black-tailed Skimmers are also appearing. Some of the former are of the form praeubila.
|Four-spotted Chaser Libellula quadrimaculata var praenubila Dungeness 28th May 2017