In Wales there have been 37 species of dragonflies recorded; 15 are Damselfly species and 22 Dragonfly species.

Title image: Golden-ringed Dragonfly by Iain Leach.

Species in Wales

For information and records of where dragonflies are to be found within Wales visit

Latest Sightings in Wales

Where to see in Wales

Local Events

More Than Just Fish Food: The ecosystem services provided by aquatic insects
Natural History Live event
BDS Spring Meeting
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Conservation and Outreach Projects in Wales