This is a field meeting primarily looking for White-legged Damselfly. Other species that may be present include Small Red Damselfly, Southern Damselfly, Keeled Skimmer, and possibly Scarce Blue-tailed Damselfly. This site used to host Common Club-tail, many years ago. Led by Phil Young.
Image: White-legged Damselfly by Andrew Holloway
Wellies recommended (we plan to visit some of the wetter areas). Packed lunch (no nearby hostelry). Booking essential.
Hot weather is forecast so please come prepared with appropriate clothing, sunscreen and water to keep hydrated.
*** Change of meeting point as of 11/07 ***
10.00 at Puttles Bridge car park, Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst, (SU 270 029).
For Sat Nav use SO42 7QB, but when nearby rely upon the OS grid reference.
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