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Field ID of Dragonflies
- Tuesday, 16 July 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Event Website:
- Sandwell Valley RSPB Reserve
Birmingham, West Midlands B43 5AG
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On this course you will be:
introduced to dragonfly ecology
shown how observe these fast-flying insects in the field
practice identification techniques and know where to get ID support
introduced to submitting dragonfly records and the British Dragonfly Society
There will be classroom sessions and practice at identifying dragonflies in the field.
The course is taught by Sue Rees Evans, who was the Shropshire County Recorder for Dragonflies and Damselflies for eight years. During this time Sue created the ‘Shropshire Dragonflies’ website (shropshiredragonflies.co.uk) – an online atlas and the Shropshire Dragonfly Watch blog. With a real enthusiasm for hands-on teaching, Sue has taught numerous courses for the FSC and for various Wildlife Trusts, the National Trust and projects further afield such as ‘Cold-blooded and Spineless’ in the North Pennines.west