Friday 17th

Two Four-spotted Chasers and four Azure Damselflies were on New Downs. A Variable Damselfly was on the Estate and large numbers of Emperor exuviae were in Middle Field pond.

Wednesday 15th

Records continue to fall with our earliest ever Black-tailed Skimmer on RSPB Worth marshes.

Black-tailed Skimmer by A.Lipczynski

Tuesday 13th

Our first Four-spotted Chasers were seen on both the Estate and New Downs.

Friday 10th

Our joint-earliest ever Banded Demoiselle was at Roaring Gutter.

Male Banded Demoiselle by A.Lipczynski

Thursday 9th

Three Common Blue Damselflies and one Azure Damselfly were on the Estate, with 11 Blue-tailed, 16 Variable, one Azure, and two Hairy Dragonflies on Worth.

Tuesday 7th

Six species were recorded on RSPB Worth marshes including our first five Azure Damselflies of the year.

Wednesday 1st

A Hairy Dragonfly and two Variable Damselflies were at Mary Bax.

Variable Damselfly by S.Reynaert