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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This is a joint field trip organised by the Bedfordshire & Northamptonshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation at this National Trust-owned chalk grassland site, which is rich in butterflies.
Sharpenhoe Clappers to look for Spring Butterflies especially Orange Tip, Green Hairstreak & Dingy Skippers. Meet in the NT car park at 10.30am Grid Ref: TL064296 Leader David Chandler.
Join the Devon Branch of Butterfly Conservation on a visit to the Great Torrington Commons - a great site to spot the Pearl-bordered Fritillary & Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary.
Work at Southrey Wood is general woodland management, and the upkeep of the rides and footpaths. Your help would be much appreciated! Southrey is an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.
Join the Yorkshire Branch on a field excursion to find the Duke of Burgundy.
Our first field meeting of the year is to search for the Duke of Burgundy and other spring butterflies.
A visit to newly created chalk downland habitat
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch at this new site to our field trip programme, where 21 species of butterfly were recorded in 2014.
Please join us on this walk to find common butterflies and day-flying moth species in the wildflower meadows. There are also ponds present and the reserve is also noted for dragonflies.
Three or four Moth Trapping events will be held, exact dates to be confirmed
CAIRNGORMS NATIONAL PARK NATURE FESTIVAL
Sat May 16 & Sun May 17. See CNPA website for details.
A visit to one of the areas East Midlands Branch and Nottinghamshire Biodiversity Action Group have been working on to improve the habitat for Grizzled Skippers in Nottinghamshire.
We have been counting the Pearl-bordered Fritillaries here every year since they were first found in 2009. This year, after your fantastic scrub clearing efforts we would like you to join us.
Target species: Grizzled & Dingy Skipper, Green Hairstreak etc.
Whipsnade Downs to look for Duke of Burgundy, Green Hairstreak, Grizzled & Dingy Skippers . Time 11.00am Car park Grid Ref: SP999184 Leader Greg Herbert.
Fermyn Woods Country Park. Looking for Spring butterflies. Meet at the Skylark Cafe in the park. Grid Ref. SP952848 10.30am Car park fee. Leader Doug Goddard.
A walk to hopefully see the beautiful Green Hairstreak butterfly.
Field Trip to Cut-Off Channel at Stoke Ferry 10.30am
Target species Dingy and Grizzled Skipper
Join us on a field meeting to search for spring butterflies, including Dingy & Grizzled Skippers and Green Hairstreak, on the Oxfordshire Downs.
Join the Devon and Dorset Branch on this visit to a splendid ancient grassland habitat to see abundant spring butterflies and wild flowers.
A guided walk over rich chalk downland
Target Species: Spring Butterflies and to look for Duke of Burgundy
Target Species: Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Small Heath, Dingy Skipper, Green Hairstreak.
Come and visit our stand at the Scottish Nature Festival / Birdfair to find out what we are up to this year.
Join us on a field meeting to search for spring butterflies on chalk downland.
Upper Hindburndale, Wray
Please join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch on this joint event with the Devon Moth Group. The location we are visiting has some 40+ species, including the Lunar Thorn, Water Carpet, Puss moth and Barred Umber.
Come and join us in the morning looking for the Duke of Burgundy & Grizzled Skipper, and later, elsewhere, for the Small Blue.