Field meeting to see a range of late summer species, including Small Red Damselfly, possibly Ruddy and Red-veined Darters and Wood White butterfly.
Image by Erland Refling Nielsen
Bring lunch. Close-focus binoculars useful. Booking not necessary.
10:00 a.m. at reserve car park (SS540085, nearest postcode EX20 3EP) half-a-mile along access road off the A386 between Hatherleigh and Great Torrington. From Hatherleigh (and the A30), the access road is on the left after about 3.5 miles, shortly after passing the Meeth village sign. From the north, continue through Meeth village, past The Bull and Dragon pub on the right; the access road is on the right before leaving the last houses in the village.
There are several ways to report a Dragonfly sighting:
Report a casual sighting or visit to a site, for the benefit of others who might wish to know what’s flying at the moment. These sightings are not vetted and are not automatically treated as scientific records.