One of the insects can be seen in the third photo
Parasitizing something in Elymus fruit
Panzner field a. about 3 or 4 scattered domes of 1 to 3m width in the open central north area. I don't recall seeing this many in the past.
Very first flowers of the year and way ahead of the many other plants in the area (2 to 3 weeks?) Panzner field a
Panzner wetland field a (marsh). Knee height
Panzner field a. On mimulus ringens (and more commonly on lythrum salicaria). Seems too late for the usual spumarius philaenus ?
Withered stalks remain