London: Introduction to Butterflies and Day-flying Moths

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London: Introduction to Butterflies and Day-flying Moths
Sunday 21st May 2017, 9.30am-4pm
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London

This Field Studies Council course will cover the different stages of butterfly and moth life-cycles and lifestyles, focussing on the importance of larval food plants and flowers for nectaring.

Participants will have a chance to search for a variety of species in the mixed habitats of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and be given guidance on their identification.

Course fee: £25 (non resident), includes a copy of the FSC fold out chart: Butterflies of Britain ID guide.

Tutor: Tim Harris has been a keen naturalist since childhood and has written many books and articles about birds, invertebrates and bats for publishers including National Geographic, Bloomsbury, the RSPB and BBC Wildlife. Tim has a particular interests in Britain's moths and butterflies and runs several moth traps near his London home.

For more information or to book a place, visit the the Field Studies Council website.