Dragonfly Surveyors

Welcome! This page is created for current Dragonfly and Damselfly Surveyors. If you are not registered to survey, but still curious about dragonflies in the Johnson Creek Watershed check out our Dragonfly Science page HERE!

As Summer 2019 approaches, we are excited to move into our fourth season of volunteer dragonfly surveys. Surveyors have learned local dragonfly and damselfly identification techniques and will be completing once-a-month surveys from June to September.

Surveyors, this is your resource hub! Handy links:


“2019 Dfly Toolkit” – Survey schedule & Contact information – link has been emailed to you

Orientation materials:

Volunteer Protocol Manual
Dragonfly Surveyors – Checklist & FAQ’s
Quick Guide to Odonate Families
Data Sheet
Site Directions – Brookside Wetlands
Site Directions – Centennial Pond
Site Directions – Westmoreland Park

List – Odonata Species of Multnomah County

Presentation by Celeste Mazzacano (CASM LLC) – Dragonfly Surveys Community Science
Presentation by JCWC – Surveyor Resources (Toolkit, Checklists, etc.)

Volunteer Waiver


Using iNaturalist to add your observations:

  • iNaturalist project name is “Dragonfly Surveys in Johnson Creek Watershed
  • Sign in for data entry here
  • Species check list for project is here


Fill out our anonymous volunteer survey below to give us feedback on the dragonfly surveys.

Volunteer Survey