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2020 Competition winners (Under 18 category)

© Jamie Spensley

Winner - Jamie Spensley (UK)

Hoverfly on a pink flower

Winner - Jamie Spensley (UK)
Hoverfly on a pink flower
© Jamie Spensley

2nd place - Jamie Spensley (UK)

An Epeolus spp bee on common ragwort

2nd place - Jamie Spensley (UK)
An Epeolus spp bee on common ragwort
© Sruthi Parupudi

Specially Commended - Sruthi Parupudi (India)

Common chaser dragonfly

Specially Commended - Sruthi Parupudi (India)
Common chaser dragonfly
© Jamie Spensley

Specially Commended - Jamie Spensley (UK)

Carder bee in Cornwall

Specially Commended - Jamie Spensley (UK)
Carder bee in Cornwall
© James Murphy

Highly Commended - James Murphy (UK)

Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea

Highly Commended - James Murphy (UK)
Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea
© Emily Davies

Highly Commended - Emily Davies (UK)

A summer's walk

Highly Commended - Emily Davies (UK)
A summer's walk
© Will Lawson

Highly Commended - Will Lawson (UK)

 

Highly Commended - Will Lawson (UK)
 
© Will Lawson

Highly Commended - Will Lawson (UK)

Super strength

Highly Commended - Will Lawson (UK)
Super strength
© Kirsty Eykyn

Highly Commended - Kirsty Eykyn (UK)

Natural beauty

Highly Commended - Kirsty Eykyn (UK)
Natural beauty

Did you know?

Most important food chain link

Every day blue tits and house martins feed their young several times their own body weight in insects.

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