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Do come and join us to help keep our own Snakeholme Pit Nature Reserve neat and tidy.
Our annual Members' Day, an informal chance to meet like-minded butterfly and moth enthusiasts and chat and hear about the wonderful highlights of the season. Starts at 1030, coffee from 9.45. See you there!
Kempton: UK's largest entomological fair
Join the Large Blue Action Group to help the Large Blue Butterfly in the Polden Hills. All sites are located near Langport and Somerton.
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.
Join us for the annual Members' Day and AGM at the Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington.
Winter Work Party: Woodland Management Meet in car park in centre of Sharnbrook Village (Church Lane & HighStreet) Then short drive to site. SP995596 Contact Ian Kimsey 01234 781763 10.15am
Brown Hairstreak egg surveys
Branch AGM And Members Day
We will continue our work on invasive rhododendron and other scrub, will start ditch-damming, and may complete a peat depth survey at this lovely site inside the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. There will be another workparty here on 25 October.
Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain this important reserve. Day includes gorse and scrub clearing.
Winter Work Party: 19th October Fermyn Woods Country Park Scrub clearance in the main park 10am - 4pm Park behind the
Skylark Cafe SP952848 Contact Doug Goddard 01604 408670
Another chance to help cut back vegetation to benefit butterflies! This time it is to improve the habitat for Pearl-bordered and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries.
Come and help clear pine and install plastic dams on this wonderful lowland peatland! Bring stout boots or wellies, warm clothing and a packed lunch.
Do your bit to help conserve the habitat of the Marsh Fritillary butterfly, ensuring it's survival at this site.
“A Journey across Papua New Guinea”. An illustrated talk by Ann Duff.
Contact: Judy Dunmore, Tel: 01263 822550
Winter Work Party: 9th November Duke of Burgundy Habitat Management Whipsnade. Meet in NT Car Park Bison Hill.TL000185. Contact Greg Herbert 01582 663784 10.30am
One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with coppicing Southrey Wood; an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.
All members are welcome.
Winter Work Party: 16th November Twywell Hills & Dales Scrub clearance along the Transect route 10am - 4pm Meet in the main
car park SP938772 Contact Doug Goddard 01604 408670
Branch AGM 2014, to be held at Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust's Visitor Centre, Attenborough Nature Reserve.
Your help would be much appreciated as we continue with the important, on-going Brown Hairstreak management in selected areas of Chambers Farm Wood.
Winter Work Party: 27th November Thursday Sywell Country Park Winter maintenance in the Butterfly Garden. SP833651
Contact Ian Kimsey 01234 781763 10.00am
Kingshill Local Nature Reserve in Allanton, carrying on with scrub removal on the peat bog and bing slopes there, and maybe installing some plastic dams.
One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with the coppicing in Southrey Wood, an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.
We will use hand tools to remove small birch trees across the open bog.
One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with coppicing Southrey Wood, an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.
Winter Work Party: 14th December Chalk Grassland Habitat Management Totternhoe Quarry Meet end of Knolls View, by gate.SP986224 Contact Greg Herbert 01582 663784 10.30am
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