Press & Media Archive

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  • 10th February 2016

    Book now for the Spring Meeting 2016, at FSC Juniper Hall, Surrey on Saturday 19th March.

  • 9th February 2016

    Vote for the Southern Damselfly in Arkive's Unloved Species Campaign! Voting ends on Valentine's Day.

  • 14th January 2016

    As 2015 drew to a close, we had some incredible, late dragonfly sightings.

  • 8th December 2015

    This autumn, the BDS has been a partner in a trial peatland restoration project in Glen Affric, the Scottish Highlands. It is hoped that positive results from this project will encourage others to carry out similar restoration on some of our most important, and threatened, habitats.

  • 1st December 2015

    The dates for Dragonfly Week 2016 have been set, from the 23rd-31st July 2016. We look forward to another week of fantastic dragonfly themed events running nationally!

  • 26th November 2015

    Published last week in the peer reviewed journal PeerJ, a study by Powney et al has revealed fascinating information on dragonfly winners and losers in response to environmental factors. This work was based on analysis of the Dragonfly Recording Network data.

  • 22nd October 2015

    We are very sad to announce the death of Dr. Norman Moore, ecologist, entomologist, author and gentleman.

  • University Campus Suffolk
    9th October 2015

    BDS Annual Meeting 2015 was held at University Campus Suffolk (Ipswich Waterfront) on Saturday 14th November. 

  • 30th September 2015

    The Dragonflies App is changing.

  • 24th September 2015

    The Natural History Museum have plans to update their grounds, at the expense of the hugely popular and unique wildlife garden. Join us in a petition to ask the Museum to re-think the design.