Monthly Archives: March 2011

Dragonfly, elephants and cattle!

Dear All Many greetings and thanks for the kind comments. I just wanted to share this interesting encounter that I witnessed in Laikipia about a week ago when I was there collecting ants. I have also been chasing after dragonflies and took a break to visit a small dam at Suyian… As it was really […]

Amazing naughty fly!

Dear All Many greetings – just back in access from a week of fieldwork at Suyian in Laikipia, north of Mt Kenya… I have been looking at the ant-acacias up here, called Whistling Thorns. The name is especially apt at this time of year as the dry wind sweeps across the plains and plays plaintive […]