You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.
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Join the South Wales Branch for a chance to see Silver-studded Blue butterflies in South Wales. (In the event of wholly unsuitable weather on Sat 25th, the event may be moved to either Sunday 26th or the following weekend).
Join the Surrey Branch for a walk led by Francis Kelly to see Silver-studded Blue, Silver-washed Fritillary, White Admiral butterflies.
A day to learn skills to help you survey and monitor butterflies to promote their conservation.
Join the North Wales Branch and see last night's catch of moths at the top of Bryn Euryn.
Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come on an evening walk on the disused railway line between Didcot and Upton.
Join the North Wales Branch for a guided walk to search for glow worm and moths along the cliffs of the west side of the Great Orme, led by Mark Sheridan. This will be followed by moth trapping till late.
Join the West Midlands Branch for a moth night at the Stone Meadows Local Nature Reserve (LNR) - all welcome!
Join the Hants and Isle of Wight Branch on an old field trip favourite with good woodland and chalk downland flora. We hope to see early Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Brown Argus and Green
This Field Trip to Deepdale, North Yorkshire, to see the Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, will be on Saturday, 2nd July or Sunday, 3rd July 2016 if the weather on the Saturday is poor.
We will be trapping for as many moth species as we can find in 24 hours! Please see RSPB website for further details.
A field meeting to look for White-letter Hairstreaks and other summer butterflies.
Joint field trip with Lincolnshire Branch visiting Deepdale in Dalby forest and other local butterfly sites.
Join the Devon Branch and the Devon Moth Group, moth trapping at this extensive site - the more traps the merrier!
The Herts and Middlesex Branch have been invited to join the Cambs and Essex Branch on their walk to see summer butterflies, including White-letter Hairstreak, at Hadleigh Castle Country Park. All welcome.
Join the Cambs and Essex Branch on a field trip where we hope to see White-letter Hairstreak butterflies.
A moth & bat evening
Come and find Butterfly Conservation’s stand at the Omagh Show... we’ll be promoting the upcoming Big Butterfly Count which runs 15th July - 7th August this year. Come and ‘have a go’ at moth identification and hear about the life cycle of our butterflies and moths and what you can do to help them in your garden or on the farm. There’ll be advice on how to garden for Lepidopteras, we’ll be promoting our ‘Pots for Pollinators’ initiative and there’ll be fun colouring-in fact sheets for young keen naturalists.
Join us to see the contents of our moth traps from the night before. Traps will be opened at 10am and there will be our experienced members to help identify the moths
Join us for some Identification and recording training. Suitable for novices.
Join us to explore this site where you can see butterflies like the Purple Hairstreak and Essex Skipper.
Due to the currently forecast weather our walk leader has decided to sadly cancel our scheduled walk on Saturday to see Northern Brown Argus. :(
We shall see if we are able to reschedule it for another date.
A walk from Birthwood Rd car park up the Girdle Burn to search for Northern Brown Argus butterfly and their eggs.
Join the Highlands and Islands Branch for a walk that will take us through mixed woodland habitat to a large open area noted for its butterflies and hopefully some day-flying moths. The very rare Chequered Skipper has been recorded in this area though at this date is almost past its flight time.
Join the Somerset and Bristol Branch on a visit to this National Nature Reserve (NNR) to look for Purple Hairstreak, Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies, also the Scarlet Tiger-moth, dragonflies and damselflies.
Join the Cumbria Branch and Cumbria Wildlife Trust at this National Nature Reserve (NNR), which contains some of Britain's best limestone pavement. It is home to a wide diversity of special and rare insects and plants that are adapted to survive in this harsh, rocky environment.
New and recently joined members of the Upper Thames Branch are invited to the New Members' Day. This is an opportunity to meet other branch members, to find out more about butterfly and moth conservation, our events and how you can become involved.
Find out which moths like to be beside the seaside as we look at what’s been caught in a moth trap set overnight on the Banffshire coast.
Join the Gloucestershire Branch celebrating National Meadows Day at our Rough Bank reserve, a wonderful example of a species-rich grassland, where we hope to see Small Skipper, Chalk Hill Blue, Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Marbled White and Gatekeeper butterflies. The wildflowers and other plants that they require will also be pointed out.
Join the South Wales Branch on one of several visits which should enable viewing of High Brown and other violet-feeding fritillary butterflies in the Alun Valley.
Join the North East England Branch on a field trip where we hope to see Northern Brown Argus, Dark Green Fritillary and other butterfly and day-flying moth species. The site also offers excellent views across the Durham countryside.
Join the Wiltshire Branch on this fun day to help improve your butterfly identification and recording skills.