Highlands - Trip to Lochaline For Blomer's Rivulet

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Highlands - Trip to Lochaline For Blomer's Rivulet
Sunday 22nd june 2014, 10:30am
Lochaline

Target Species:  Blomer’s Rivulet moth

Organiser:  BC Highland Branch

Date:  Sunday June 22

Time:  10.30am

Meeting place:  Provisionally, the ferry terminal at Lochaline – grid ref NM 679447 (OS Sheet 49 Oban & East Mull. This meeting point may change – please phone Pete nearer the time to confirm.

Description:  A group from BC Highland branch memorably discovered Blomer’s Rivulet here in 2013. This was the first time the moth had been recorded in Scotland! This year we hope to confirm its presence and get a better idea of how widespread it is in the area.

Moth traps will have been deployed the previous evening and we will go through them this morning.

Approx duration:  At least until lunchtime.

What’s needed:  Stout footwear and midge repellent.

Any other information:  

Leader name:  Pete Moore

Contacts

  • Pete Moore
    Work01479 872261 or 07866 578079.