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Hickling Broad Strumpshaw Fen
Grid Reference TG 42601 22082
Upton Broad

Strumpshaw Fen also has an admitance fee, but the rewards should be worth it given a sunny day without any wind!

There are a variety of good habitats on site from wooded glades rife with feeder insects, accessable narrow channels offering close views of patrolling Green-eyed Hawkers and shelted tracks offering yet more feeding and roosting opportunities.
Key Species
Southern Hawker Brown Hawker Norfolk Hawker Migrant Hawker Emperor
Hairy Dragonfly Downy Emerald Common Darters Broad-bodied Chasers Four-spotted Chasers
Black-tailed Skimmers Azure Damselfly Common Blue Damselfly Blue-tailed Damselfly Large Red Damselfly

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