Large Red Damselfly

Large Red Damselfly

Observation - Large Red Damselfly - UK and Ireland. Description: My first damselfly of the season demonstrates the value of water to wildlife. Ponds do not have to be huge to be useful, this has emerged from a small pond perhaps a meter square at most and about 400mm deep in my dad’s garden. The same pond supports a go

My first damselfly of the season demonstrates the value of water to wildlife. Ponds do not have to be huge to be useful, this has emerged from a small pond perhaps a meter square at most and about 400mm deep in my dad’s garden. The same pond supports a good population of Common Frogs and newts (I have yet to determine which species).