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Moths traps will also be set the previous night and opened in the morning. Target species – Oblique-striped and Marbled Clover.
All arrangements highly dependent on weather - see details
This is a South Wiltshire Group trip to see and learn to recognise some of our rarer butterflies in the county.
This part of the coast is good for Lulworth Skippers and in a good year attracts various migrants. Bring a packed lunch.
Friday 17th. July 10pm to 12 midnight Moth Trapping in Wepre Park . Joint event with Flintshire Countryside service and North Wales Wildlife Trust. Meet at the visitor centre, (just up path from car park on Wepre Drive ) bring warm clothing, torch and strong footwear. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org tel 07775 406876. Booking is essential as this event will be weather dependent.
Help us take nature's pulse by joining the big butterfly count.
Please join the Devon Branch on this trip, where well over 100 species of moths can be seen if the weather is seasonable, including Aspen feeding rarities, grassland and woodland species.
Join the Hants & IOW Branch at their Magdalen Hill Down Reserve at one of the best times of the year to see the butterflies and the wildflowers, plus it's the launch of Big Butterfly Count - come and help us to count butterflies!
Come along and join Peter Hugo, County Moth Recorder to see what moths have been caught in traps set up overnight in the garden of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust Chairman, Philip Mugridge.
Join us on a field trip to the Holies for summer butterflies
Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at one of the country's best sites for the Wood White butterfly. You will have a chance to see the second brood of this species, see what moths were caught in the trap from the previous night and carry out a Big Butterfly Count - the worlds largest survey of its kind.
Join the West Midlands Branch at this event promoting the Big Butterfly Count and gardening for butterflies and moths.
We have been requested to do some moth identification as in previous years. Traps will be put out the previous night and hopefully will add some new species to the Gearrchoille list. This event was run on 13 June but due to cold weather only one moth showed up. Hopefully it will be more productive this time!
Join the West Midlands Branch on a wild weekend in Worcestershire!
Join the West Midlands Branch at a Butterfly Identification Workshop at Cannock Chase.
Join the West Midlands Branch in this ancient woodland on a walk to see woodland butterflies.
Join the Cumbria Branch on this Big Butterfly Count event, where you can also see White-letter Hairstreak and Northern Brown Argus butterflies.
Join the Cambridgeshire & Essex Branch for a walk in this ancient woodland to hopefully see a profusion of Silver-washed Fritillaries and other summer butterflies.
Join the Sussex Branch on this walk to see Chalk Hill blue, Marbled White and other downland butterfly species. We will also be doing a Big Butterfly Count!
Please join the Sussex Branch on this walk to find the Chalk Hill blue, Small and Common blue butterflies, as well as the Marbled White and Dark Green Fritillary butterflies. We are also hoping to do a Big Butterfly Count!
A comprehensive exploration of the SWT Balgavies Reserve with the objective of recording as many species as possible over 24 hours. Activities will start on the Saturday evening. with moth trapping and wine ropes starting around 7:30pm. Traps will be opened at 10:00am on Sunday with butterfly walks during the day.
Join the Surrey Branch on this trip to see butterflies and take part in The Big Butterfly Count!
There is an interesting meadow just across the Old Spey Bridge with a variety of wild flowers along the edge of it beside the Spey. We can also walk back along the minor road where there are a couple of areas which are home to the Northern Brown Argus.
Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk through rich butterfly habitat with stunning views. It's also a chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!
Join the Cheshire & Peak Branch for a woodland walk to see summer butterflies.
This short trip is an opportunity to explore this wood which is on the border with Somerset..
Target Species: White-letter Hairstreak, Northern Brown Argus, Gatekeeper and possibly large Fritillaries.
Join the Cornwall Branch for a closer look at the wild flowers, butterflies and moths to be found on Penhale Sands Army Training Camp, which is not normally open to the public.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch for their first field trip to Cardinham Woods, a popular site managed by the Forestry Commission.