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Action Plan:  Species
Invertebrates
White-faced Darter (Leucorrhinia dubia)
UK Lead Organisation:
N/A

County Lead Organisation:
N/A
 

Objectives
  • To maintain and increase the present population at Chartley Moss.
 
Protection
  • The white-faced darter is listed as a protected species under schedule 5 of the Wildlife & Countryside Act (1981).
 
Management, Monitoring, Research and Survey
  • To prevent further reduction of the free-water surface of Shooters Pool by rotational removal of Sphagnum from the edges. (NE)
  • To limit the number of people visiting the Moss to view the white-faced darter. (NE)
 
Advisory
  • Increase species awareness for the public and landowners through education, promotion and events. (SBAP Partnership)
 
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