Mar 022010
 
Design for Dragonflies

Dragonflies are a little more difficult to design for than butterflies or even birds because they require a permanent water source because nearly every period in their different life cycle is spend in or around water. This makes it more difficult to plan for dragonfly habitat in an urban setting, but not impossible. Dragonflies get very little attention compared to butterflies and birds when it comes to attracting and designing for them, but fortunately there are some good resources. ONLINE RESOURCES Dragonfly: Learn the basics about dragonflies with this document from the Oregon State University Extension Service such as their …continue reading