Banded Demoiselle damselfly

Andy Karran

Dragons and Damsels at Beaufort Ponds

Location: Environmental Resource Centre, Steel Works Road, The Works, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, NP23 6AL
15th July, Discover the diversity of dragonflies and damselflies that live in our uplands.

Event details


10:30am - 3:30pm
A static map of Dragons and Damsels at Beaufort Ponds

About the event

Join GWT staff to learn about the range of dragonflies and damselflies found in the uplands of Gwent. We will begin at the ERC for some classroom work before heading out to Beaufort Ponds for some dragon spotting! Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.


Phone number



£10 (refunded on attendance)

Additional booking information

Booking essential.
The session is weather dependent and may be cancelled if inclement weather is anticipated.

Know before you go


No dogs permitted


The landscape is generally quite flat but may be muddy in places.

Wheelchair access

Some areas accessible

What to bring

Binoculars will be available but please bring your own if you have them. Please bring a packed lunch and wear suitable outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear.

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