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 Wiltshire Branch at Stanton Country Park for one of three moth events being run here this summer. This is an ideal event to bring children who are interested in wildlife. Owls may be heard and Bats should be seen.
Discover some of the fascinating nocturnal inhabitants of community-owned Greenmyres Farm, as we use smelly mixtures and bright lights to attract moths, plus bat detectors to locate and identify bats. A local astronomer will be on hand too with a telescope to view the wonders of the night sky (or demonstrate what would otherwise be visible if it is cloudy)!
Another session of clearing and cutting back trackside vegetation and scrub to improve the habitat for Pearl-bordered Fritillary and Dingy Skipper. The work includes “weeding” sections previously cleared, as well as tackling uncleared areas.
This one-day course provides an introduction to moths; their identification, natural history and conservation. It is aimed at anyone with an interest in moths, whether you are a beginner or are already moth-watching and want a little more 'methodology' and knowledge.
If you couldn't make the Spring Fair, come to Conservation Zone at the Plant Heritage Autumn Fair at Helmingham Hall Gardens. Suffolk Branch is unable to attend the event this year, but we are hoping to be present at the Plant Heritage Spring Fair in May 2017
Join this Dorset Branch work party at our Alners Gorse reserve; we shall continue with the woodland and scrub management work, along with a bonfire lunch break, complete with baked potatoes and hot drinks!
Join the Gloucestershire Branch preparing for the next open day of the Prinknash Butterfly Nectar Garden. Helpers are always welcome, but if you are not a regular, then please phone in advance, in case of a late change of time or day.
The Butterfly Nectar Garden at Prinknash is part of the walled garden owned by the monks at Prinknash Abbey. Members of the Gloucestershire Branch will be on hand to answer questions about butterflies and plants and Butterfly Conservation in general.
Join the Herts and Middlesex Branch on a walk to see Small Copper and late summer butterflies, with the possibility of Clouded Yellow. The walk will last 1-1.5 hours.
A personal presentation by Rex Bale of his photography, for Butterfly Conservation's Dorset Branch volunteers and their friends/spouses.
The annual AES Annual Exhibition and Trade Fair takes place at Kempton Park Racecourse and exhibitors and traders pack two floors of exhibition space. The exhibition is open to members of the public and not just members of the AES. Tickets can be bought on the gate: £4 for adults and £1 for Children (under 16).
Live in Norfolk and have an interest in butterflies or moths? Find out about the species that live in your area and how you can help the wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation to protect them. Learn about volunteering,gardening for pollinators and much more!
Come and meet a team of UTB members at our stall in this autumn fair.
Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain Lankham Bottom, our important chalk downland reserve. The work includes gorse and scrub clearance.
Join the Dorset Branch on a work party at this very important site for the internationally scarce Marsh Fritillary butterfly. Conservation work is vital to ensure that the habitat is kept suitable for its survival at this site.
Join us for our annual AGM and Members' Day at the Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington. 10am for a 10:30am start
Our annual Members' Day is an informal chance to meet like-minded butterfly and moth enthusiasts and chat and hear about the wonderful highlights of the season.
Join us for the brief AGM and a series of interesting talks from three excellent speakers; Sally Pidcock (Warden of the Great Orme), Michael Slater (Warwickshire Small Blue Project Officer, BC) and Dr Tom Brereton (Head of Monitoring, BC).
The North East England Branch's AGM will be held at the National Trust, Gibside, Rowlands Gill, NE16 6BG.
Join us at our Annual General Meeting, taking place at Waldringfield Village Hall. The AGM will be followed by light refreshments, then members' slides and the annual photo competition.
Wild About Norfolk is an annual wildlife and environmental fair showcasing the local groups and national organisations who protect, enhance and restore Norfolk's wildlife and landscape.
The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch will be holding their AGM at Littleton Village Hall.
The UTB's Members' Day and AGM will be held at Benson parish hall, Oxon.
Please note the Gloucestershire Branch AGM is in October this year instead of November, because of clashes with other events. Details to follow nearer the date.
Norfolk moths and mothing - a BC perspective
Search for Brown Hairstreak eggs at Slade Camp, Shotover
The Sussex Branch AGM - an afternoon of talks, tea and cake....and our legendary raffle!
Join the Upper Thames Branch on this guided walk across the reserve, where planting and fence repairs will also be taking place, giving you a chance to actively help conserve the species the reserve supports.
Waifs and Strays - the odd, the unusual and rare insects that have turned up in the eastern countries over the years
Join the Upper Thames Branch on this work party. We'll be scrape weeding and hedge laying.