Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Euchre in March, all welcome

Euchre Thursday March 7th and Thursday March...

Hobbyist sewing machine restorer seeks advice on machine screws

As a hobby, I restore vintage sewing...

Chicken pot pies from the Almonte Civitan Club

Dear Millstone Reader If we check today's date...
Science & NatureNatureDragonflies, damselflies & butterflies at High Lonesome

Dragonflies, damselflies & butterflies at High Lonesome

On June 23rd, local ecologist and nature enthusiast Ken Allison led an intrepid group on a field visit at High Lonesome, MMLT’s flagship property near Pakenham to discover the secrets of dragonflies, damselflies and butterflies.  In spite of a sprinkle of rain, four species of damselflies, nine species of dragonflies and eight species of butterflies were identified, the most unusual insect being a Hallowe’en Pennant dragonfly. The group was delight to see several Monarch butterflies, a species at risk, in the front field where there are many milkweed plants.  We are grateful to Gillagallou Bird Inc. who sponsored this event.

Inspecting the beautiful pattern on a Northern Crescent butterfly.

Related

FOLLOW US

Latest

From the Archives