Category Archives: insects

The Banded Demoiselle

Around the lake in Alexandra Park, you might see some of these rather beautiful damselflies called Banded Demoiselles, because of that black band on the wings of the males. The females have metallic green bodies and no bands on the … Continue reading

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BUMBLE BEE WORKSHOP – MANCHESTER MUSEUM – SATURDAY 24th JUNE 2pm-4pm

The Urban Naturalist ┬áSaturday 24th June : 2-4pm The Manchester Museum runs friendly, practical workshops run by leading naturalists. From wild food-foraging and composting to bird song and insect identification, explore biodiversity on our doorstep. Join Leila Nicholson, a local … Continue reading

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