East Riding of Yorkshire Biodiversity Action Plan

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council have opened up a public consultation for the East Riding of Yorkshire Biodiversity Action Plan.

Paul Ashton – VC61 Recorder has represented the British Dragonfly Society as a partner to the plan.

The following five species were submitted based on Local Importance, i.e. being recorded in less than 10% of all recorded tetrads.

Small Red-eyed Damselfly Erythromma viridulum
Variable Damselfly Coenagrion pulchellum
Hairy Dragonfly Brachytron pratense
Common Hawker Aeshna juncea
Black Darter Sympetrum danae

More information can be found on the East Riding of Yorkshire Council website at East Riding of Yorkshire Biodiversity Action Plan Consultation.