Author 'Gilbair' (Id 241488 ) : At the beginning of summer for a time with relatively no wind and hot, I surprised this large dragonfly laying an egg while many couples Agrions indulged in their discussions of love. Photo taken at the edge of one of the ponds at the edge of the runway of the airfield of Montricher at the foot of the Jura Vaudois in Switzerland.
This year the insects are very few in number, confirming the loss staggering biodiversity in this region. Switzerland is said to be one of the largest consumers of pesticides in Europe.
EXIF : image IMGP2821. JPG ; Date : 10. 06. 2018; Model=PENTAX K-5; Artist=G. BENZONANA ; Copyright=G. B.
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Focal Length=300. 00 mm.