LOUND BIRD CLUB

Striving to record, monitor and conserve birds & wildlife found on the Sutton & Lound GP's SSSI (Idle Valley NR) since 1990.

Dragonflies July 2018

The LBC/IVNR 2018 Year List has 16 Recorded Species. The LBC/IVNR Reserve List has 19 Recorded Species

Report Updated to Monday, 30 July 2018

Friday 27th. There were (5) Common Blue Damselfly, a single Migrant Hawker, (5) Brown Hawker and a single Emperor Dragonfly that were recorded around the Northern end of the Reserve. (Phil Cadman)

Monday 23rd Week seventeen of the 2018 NWT Butterfly Transect recording produced (4) Banded Demoiselle, (c160) Common Blue Damselfly, a single Blue-tailed Damselfly, (3) Brown Hawker, (3) Black-tailed Skimmer and (2) Ruddy Darter. (Phil Cadman, Ian Hunt, Melanie Newman, Paul Hobson)

Friday 20th. There were (2) Migrant Hawker, (4) Brown Hawker, (10) Black-tailed Skimmer, and the first 2018 record of a single Ruddy Darter (TT). (Tony Tomlinson)

Wednesday 18th. There were just (2) Black-tailed Skimmer, that were recorded in Alan's Meadow. (Phil Cadman)

Tuesday 17th A walk around the reserve produced the first Reserve 2018 Reserve record of a Migrant Hawker, also recorded were (5) Brown Hawker and (11) Black-tailed Skimmer, (Tony Tomlinson)

Monday 16th Week sixteen of the 2018 NWT Butterfly Transect recording produced just (2) Banded Demoiselle, (c275) Common Blue Damselfly, a single Blue-tailed Damselfly, (5) Brown Hawker, and (2) Black-tailed Skimmer. (Phil Cadman, Ian Hunt)

Sunday 15th. There were (c20) Common Blue Damselfly, (2) Blue-tailed Damselfly, (2) Brown Hawker, (2) Black-tailed Skimmer and a single Common Darter that were recorded around the Northern end of the Reserve. (Ian Hunt)

Monday 9th Week fifteen of the 2018 NWT Butterfly Transect recording produced (23) Banded Demoiselle, (c130) Common Blue Damselfly, a single Blue-tailed Damselfly, (2) Black-tailed Skimmer and the first Common Darter of 2018 that were noted around the reserve. (Phil Cadman, Ian Hunt)

Friday 6th. There were singles of Brown Hawker, Four-spotted Chaser and Emperor Dragonfly and (15) Black-tailed Skimmer that were recorded around the Northern part of the Reserve. (Tony Tomlinson, Vic Giles)

Tuesday 3rd. There were (2) Brown Hawker and (7) Black-tailed Skimmer that were noted around the Northern part of the Reserve. (Tony Tomlinson)

Monday 2nd. Week fourteen of the 2018 NWT Butterfly Transect recording produced (41) Banded Demoiselle, of which 20 were male, there was an estimated number of (160) Common Blue Damselfly, (6) Brown Hawker and (13) Black-tailed Skimmer of which 9 were male, which were all noted around the reserve. (Phil Cadman, Ian Hunt)