Events

You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.

To find an event near you just select your branch area (see In Your Area to find the closest branch to you) and then click the Filter button. You can also refine your selection using the Categories on the left-hand panel.

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood

Sunday 28th December 2014, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood Nr Bardney

Your help would be much appreciated as we continue with the important, on-going habitat management for the Brown Hairstreak butterfly in selected areas of Chambers Farm Wood

Brown Hairstreak

New Year's Day Egg-stravaganza At Otmoor!

Thursday 1st January 2015, 10.30am-1.00pm
Near Beckley in Oxford

Families in and around Oxford are being invited to work off those Christmas mince pies and see in the New Year searching for rare butterfly eggs with Butterfly Conservation's Upper Thames Branch

North Norfolk Meeting

Wednesday 7th January 2015: 7.30pm
Blakeney Scout Hut HQ

Members Open Evening Bring along your photos etc of memories of 2014

Holtspur Bottom Reserve

Conservation Work Party & Bonfire

Sunday 11th January 2015, 10.00am-1pm
Holtspur Bottom Reserve, Buckinghamshire

Join the Upper Thames Branch in protecting the future of the beautiful butterflies and moths found at this reserve near Beaconsfield. All tools are provided.

Tidy & Bonfire At Holtspur Bottom

Sunday 11th January 2015, 10.00am-1.00pm
Hotlspur Reserve near Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

A chance to have a nice walk on this beautiful reserve near Beaconsfield and take part in conservation work for the rare moth and butterfly species found here...

Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Sunday 11th January 2015: 10.15am
Sharnbrook Village

Winter Work Party: 11th January Woodland Management Meet in carpark in centre of Sharnbrook Village (Church Lane & High Street) then short drive to site. SP995596. Contact Ian Kimsey 01234 781763 10.15am

Butterflies In The Glasshouse

Saturday 17th January to Sunday 8th March 2015, 10.00am-4.30pm
M25/A3 Junction

RHS Garden Wisley: booking online recommended for weekends and half-term (Feb 16-20)

Alners Gorse Work Party

Conservation Work Day

Saturday 17th January 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Alners Gorse, Near Sturminster Newton

Continuing the woodland and scrub management work along with a bonfire lunch break, complete with baked potatoes and hot drinks!

Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Sunday 18th January 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Twywell Hills & Dales

Winter Work Party: 18th January Twywell Hills & Dales Scrub clearance along the Transect route 10am - 4pm Meet in the main car park SP938772 Contact Doug Goddard 01604 408670

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 18th January 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with coppicing in Southrey Wood - an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission

Lankham Bottom Reserve

Conservation Action Day At Lankham Bottom

Saturday 24th January 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Lankham Bottom Reserve, not far from Maiden Newton

Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain this important reserve. Day includes gorse and scrub clearing.

East Midlands Grizzled Skipper Work Party

Saturday 24th January 2015, 10.00am-3.00pm
Great Central Railway/Willoughby Grange

Building on the success of previous grizzled skipper work parties I would like to invite you all to join me yet again this winter to undertake some more volunteer work on sites that provide important habitat to support the Grizzled Skipper butterfly across the south Nottinghamshire network of sites.

Marsh Frit

Conservation Work Day For Marsh Fritillary

Sunday 25th January 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Lydlinch, North Dorset

Do your bit to help conserve the habitat of the Marsh Fritillary butterfly, ensuring it's survival at this site.

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood

Sunday 25th January 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood nr. Bardney

Your help would be much appreciated as we continue the important, on-going Brown Hairstreak habitat management, in selected areas of Chambers Farm Wood - owned by the Forestry Commission.

Balkan Cooper

Norwich Meeting

Friday 30th January 2015: 7.30pm
Norwich United Reform Church, Ipswich Road

Join us for this informative talk with wonderful images from Alan trip to Bulgaria

Child with Privet-hawk Moth

National Moth Recorders Meeting

Saturday 31st January 2015, 10.00am-5.00pm
Birmingham And Midland Institute

The annual moth recorders meeting is a chance to discover and discuss the latest data from the NMRS and hear more moth news, research and reports from fascinating key speakers.

Alners Gorse Work Party

Conservation Work Day And Bonfire Lunch!

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Alners Gorse, Near Sturminster Newton

Continuing the woodland and scrub management work along with a bonfire lunch break, complete with baked potatoes and hot drinks!

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with coppicing in Southrey Wood - an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.

Wester Moss

Saturday 7th February 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Fallin, near Stirling

Come along and beat those winter blues by helping us conserve the habitat of rare animals and plants by clearing invasive conifers.