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

Where to see in Wales

Local Events

Dragonfly Hotspot launch, Llangorse Lake
Celebrating the launch of Llangorse Lake as the first Welsh Dragonfly Hotspot.
Llangorse Lake Hotspot Launch
Celebrating our new Hotspot partnership at Llangorse Lake.
ento:L!VE presents DragonflyWatch: The National Dragonfly Recording Scheme
Part of the entoL!VE webinar series.



Conservation and Outreach Projects in Wales