Recent natural history news for Hertfordshire is published here. If you have a noteworthy story, ideally with a photograph, please contact David Utting to have it added to this webpage.

Scarce Chaser - a new dragonfly for Hertfordshire

Scarce Chaser © Barry Reed

This beautiful female Scarce Chaser, Libellula fulva was found and photographed by Barry Reed at Holycross Lake in Amwell NR on 5 June 2015.

This is a new species of dragonfly for Hertfordshire, the third in as many years.

HNHS Newsletter - January 2015

Read all the latest news including how to buy our new book Birds of Hertfordshire, all about the countywide mammals survey and a membership renewal reminder.

View the newsletter here.