Nearly every dragonfly species around the world has now been assessed against the IUCN Redlist criteria revealing that 16% of species are at risk of extinction.
Can a dragonfly bite you? Will it sting if you get too close? Let’s find out!
In almost every culture dragonflies and damselflies feature in myth, folklore, art and literature. They have inspired, revolted and been made use of by Man, from prehistoric times to the present day.
Are dragonflies effective at controlling mosquitoes and other insect pests?