This Field Studies Council course is aimed at anyone who would like to learn more about identifying moths from coastal habitats.
Weather permitting, we will trap moths at the National Trust’s beautiful Freshwater West sand dunes and stunning Stackpole Head cliff top habitat.
This will be in addition to trapping in the excellent wooded grounds of the Centre at Orielton.
This course is aimed at anyone who would like to learn more about identifying moths from coastal habitats.
Tutor: Dave Grundy is an experienced naturalist and wildlife consultant specialising in bird, butterfly and moth surveying. He has a particular interest in micro moths and regularly leads training courses throughout the UK with both beginners and more advanced participants.
Cost: £465 (resident)
Venue: Orielton Field Centre, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, SA71 5EZ
For more information and to book a place, visit the Field Studies Council website.
This event is taking place during Big Butterfly Count, the largest insect citizen science project in the world. Why not download an ID chart and take part in a 15-minute count during the event, which runs from 14 July - 6 August? The results help us see how butterflies are faring across the UK.