Aim to look for Southern and Small Red Damselflies, Golden-ringed Dragonfly and Keeled Skimmer at a moorland fringe site. Optional afternoon at Gidleigh Common to look for Common Hawker and Black Darter.
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Wellies essential. Binoculars and lunch recommended. Booking not necessary.
10:00 a.m. near the cattle grid at Moortown (SX663892), 1km NW of Gidleigh; finish early afternoon, but optional afternoon visit to Gidleigh Common, depending on weather.
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.