Identification of Dragonflies

22 Jun 2019
10.30am - 3.30pm
Suitable for:
Pre-booking is essential

** Please note this is a 2-day workshop at Rixton Claypits Nature Reserve on 22 and 23 June.**

World Museum's Tony Parker is our tutor of this 2-day workshop at Rixton Claypits Nature Reserve where we will cover the identification of dragonflies and damselflies as adults and larvae, as well as from the skins (exuviae) left behind after the emergence of the adult.

The workshop will involve some light walking as we look at different ponds on the site.

Refreshments will be provided but please bring a packed lunch and appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear, including sun protection.

Please use the free carpark at SJ68779024 and meet us in the visitor centre at SJ68629015.

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but participants should bring a packed lunch. There is also usually a small mobile food van nearby.

Access: the are good (grassy) footpaths paths suitable for wheelchairs around much of the reserve


Tickets for this event are £15 pp and pre-booking is essential.

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This event is part of our Natural World event series.