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

Indicates this is a “Priority Species”

Where to see in Wales

Local Events

Wales Outdoor Learning Week
Join with us to celebrate Wales’ greatest playing and learning space – our natural environment!
City Nature Challenge
Cities around the world collaborate to share observations of nature in the 2024 City Nature Challenge.
Next Level Recording: National Forum for Biological Recording Conference 2024
Join a range of speakers from across the biological recording community about how they are taking recording to the next level.



Conservation and Outreach Projects in Wales