Rare Insect Discovered in Lough Gur


Another exciting discovery has been made at Lough Gur. Ecologist Geoff Hunt was doing some work with children from Caherelly Primary School and they jointly found a water stick insect.

This is the first time this insect has been found in county Limerick and only the 6th find in all of Ireland.

Ken Williams, a photographer who specialises in taking photos of ancient sites such as Newgrange, discovered new megalithic art at the Great Grange Stone Circle in Lough Gur, Co Limerick in August.