Press & Media Archive

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  • 11th July 2017

    Take up the challenge and join in with our new, nationwide citizen science survey!

    Why We Need to Count our Dragonflies

    We must know more about dragonflies if we are to protect them and understand what they are indicating about the state of other wildlife. That is why we are challenging you to take action and join in with The Dragonfly Challenge!

  • 11th July 2017

    Dragonfly Week (15th to 23rd July) - events and activities nationally to view and celebrate these marvellous insects!

  • 11th July 2017

    BDS on Radio 2  - Simon Mayo's 'Drive time' hears from Doctor Dragonfly !

  • Red veined Darter by Christophe Brochard
    14th June 2017

    Record Numbers of Migrant Dragonflies hit the UK

  • 10th June 2017

    Conservation Officer : Genevieve Dalley has accepted a job as Monitoring Officer at Whixall Moss.

  • Large Red Damselfly David Cooper
    30th March 2017

    Start of the 2017 Season: Large Red Damselflies and Vagrant Emperors in Cornwall

  • 23rd March 2017

    The technical problems with our link to PayPal for Shop payments has been resolved.

  • Spring Meeting at lunch byBrian Walker
    16th March 2017

    Spring Meeting 2017: report on a successful day

  • 16th March 2017

    'The Why? Group' launched: Join the BDS's recently-launched Discussion Group - a forum for dragonfly enthusiasts to present and talk about interesting observations and personal study projects.

  • 13th January 2017

    Spring Meeting 2017: was held on Saturday 11th March, near York