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.

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 9th November 2016, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust and created an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied manyfold as a result.

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood F.C.

Sunday 13th November 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood nr. Bardney

Do join us on one of our Winter Work Parties at Chambers Farm Wood (F.C.) to help with the on-going Brown Hairstreak habitat management.

Winter Work Party: Bison Hill, Whipsnade

Sunday 13th November 2016: 10.30am
Bison Hill, Whipsnade

Join the Beds & Northants Branch at Bison Hill for a work party clearing scrub for chalk grassland species.

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Devon: Work Party

Sunday 13th November 2016, 10.30am-2.45pm
Chudleigh Knighton Heath, Bovey Tracey

Join the Devon Branch on a heathland work party. We plan to continue the rotational coppicing next to the area we did last winter; this should make a very tempting habitat for Pearl-bordered Fritillary and other butterflies.

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Sussex: Work Party

Sunday 13th November 2016, 8.30am-1pm
Rowland Wood and Park Corner Heath BC Reserves

Volunteers are needed by the Sussex Branch throughout the autumn and winter months for habitat improvement at their Rowland Wood and Park Corner Heath reserves - come along for as much or as little of time as you wish.

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Friday 18th November 2016, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down Reserve, east of Winchester

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch on a work party at their Magdalen Hill Down reserve. We will be burning hedge flail and clearing fence lines, with the use of a trailer.

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Upper Thames Work Party

Sunday 20th November 2016, 10.00am-1.00pm
Holtspur Bottom Reserve, Bucks

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.

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 20th November 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

Please join us in one of our Winter Work Parties to generally manage the woodland, rides and paths, and to help with coppicing. you would be most welcome

Winter Work Party: Twywell Hills And Dales

Sunday 20th November 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Twywell Hills And Dales, Northants

Twywell Hills and Dales Scrub clearance along the transect route for a range of grassland species

Habitat Management workparty

Tuesday 22nd November 2016
Cross Hands, Carmarthenshire

Light scrub and bramble removal and other light management work at Caeau Ffos Fach/Median Farm

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 23rd November 2016, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust and created an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied manyfold as a result.

Upper Thames Work Party

Sunday 27th November 2016, 10.00am-1.00pm
Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon

Scrub clearance at Aston Upthorpe Downs

Dorset:Conservation Work Party

Sunday 27th November 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Lydlinch, North Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch work party at Lydlinch, where they will be managing habitat in an area crucial to the Marsh Fritillary butterfly. Conservation work is vital to ensure that this habitat is kept suitable for its survival at this site.

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 30th November 2016, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust and created an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied manyfold as a result.

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Monday 5th December 2016, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down Reserve, east of Winchester

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch on a work party at their Magdalen Hill Down reserve. We will be cutting encroaching scrub and trees from the footpath and raking and burning.

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Wednesday 7th December 2016, 10am-3am
Bentley Station Meadow Reserve, south-west of Farnham

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch on a work party on their Bentley Station Meadow reserve for tree management and scrub clearance.

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 7th December 2016, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust and created an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied manyfold as a result.

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Friday 9th December 2016, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down Reserve, east of Winchester

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch on a work party at their Magdalen Hill Down reserve. We will be cutting scrub out of grassland and clearing fence lines, using hand tools and tree poppers.

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 11th December 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

Do come and join us in one of our Winter Work Parties to generally manage the Southrey woodland, rides and paths, and to help coppice Section 5 (which will make sense on site!)

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Sussex: Work Party

Sunday 11th December 2016, 8.30am-1pm
Rowland Wood and Park Corner Heath BC Reserves

Volunteers are needed by the Sussex Branch throughout the autumn and winter months for habitat improvement at their Rowland Wood and Park Corner Heath reserves - come along for as much or as little of time as you wish.

Upper Thames Work Party

Sunday 11th December 2016, 10.00am-1.00pm
Holtspur Bottom Reserve, Bucks

Join the Upper Thames Branch on this work party. We'll be scrape weeding and hedge laying.

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Sussex: Work Party

Tuesday 13th December 2016, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust and created an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied manyfold as a result.

Upper Thames Work Party

Saturday 17th December 2016, 10.00am-1.00pm
Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon

Scrub clearance at Aston Upthorpe Downs

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood (F.C.)

Sunday 18th December 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood nr. Bardney

Do join us on one of our Winter Work Parties at Chambers Farm Wood (F.C.) to help with the on-going Brown Hairstreak habitat management.

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Sussex: Work Party

Tuesday 20th December 2016, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust and created an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied manyfold as a result.