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    The short story of the migration of Sympetrum fonscolombii The Red Vein Darter, and of its mysteries... Captured in the wild during August-Decemb… Read More
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I thought the dragonflies died in winter
 
but reading that they migrate gives hope.
Their tiny transmitters tracked by airplane-bound humans
navigating Atlantic seaboard songbird flyways.
Though why they do remains a mystery.
 
 in Writing the Day | by A Ronka Poetry Practice
Female
Male
Dead end
Ars Minimal I
Cowebed
Backlightned
The Encounter
Male Sympetrum fonscolombii and a matting wheel of Ischnura graellsii
Lone male on patrol
In flight Tandem
Ars minimal II
The last record before the winter chill I
The last record before the winter chill II
Eye sightings I
Eye sightings II
Matting wheel 
Morning glory
Dragonfly and Sunset (in-camera double exposure)
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The short story of the migration of Sympetrum fonscolombii
The Red Vein Darter, and of its mysteries...
Captured in the wild during August-December in Portugal. 

 
©2014