Dorset: Field Trip Tout Quarry, Portland

Dorset: Field Trip Tout Quarry, Portland
Saturday 20 July, 11.00am-3.30pm
Portland

 This is a joint event with Wiltshire Branch and the target species will be Silver-studded Blue, Chalkhill Blue, Lulworth Skipper and the cretaceous form of Grayling.  We meet at 11.00 am in the public car park, map reference SY 691 731, by the Portland Heights Hotel for the morning visit to Tout Quarry.  The plan is to move on to Church Ope Cove in the afternoon and the meeting place for 2.00 pm will be at the Perryfields Butterfly Reserve car park, map reference SY 695 712. The Cove is only accessible via a flight of steep steps.  Bring stout footwear and a packed lunch if you are staying for the afternoon.  The contact is Andy Daw on 07778 146297.