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This is a South Wiltshire Group trip to look for Silver-studded Blue and is an unusual acid-based habitat for Wiltshire
Moth trapping night within a large apple orchard with potential for Pinion-spotted Pug.
BLACK HAIRSTREAK SURVEY
Help recording of this rare butterfly in this ancient woodland.
It has been a while since we have visited Somerford Common as a field trip. The clay soil in this area can be muddy at the best of times so sturdy boots or wellies are recommended if there has been recent rain.
An opportunity for youngsters to discover moths in last night's light-trap and to learn about their fascinating lives, followed by butterfly-themed activities in the resource centre at the farm. Tea and cakes too! A Borders Nature Festival event.
Join us on a visit to our flagship reserve.
Held in conjunction with The Ted Ellis Trust at Wheatfen Nature Reserve, Surlingham. An opportunity to see Swallowtails.
A joint meeting with the Beds and Northants branch to see the Wood White
Joint meeting with the Desborough Wildlife Group at Salcey Forest looking for Wood Whites and general wildlife. Meet at the ‘horsebox’ car park on Midshires Way, Grid ref. SP 801509 at 11 a.m.Leader Doug Goddard
Come and see our many-legged and winged livestock within the RSPB marquee!
Further targeted trapping to ascertain the status and distribution of Pine-tree Lappet moth.
We will walk up to the lodge (approx 300m) to look through moth traps that have been set out at several sites around the forest area the night before.
Butterflies, day-flying moths and micro-moths
Yorkshire Branch annual visit to Shipley Station Meadow
Logierait Mire is an important site in the hills for damselflies. We will be working to block up a ditch which will hopefully lead to more water being retained on-site and consequently help maintain the habitat. This is our first joint workparty with the British Dragonfly Society.
This is a trip to look for the elusive Black Hairstreak.
Join our Black Hairstreak champion to see his butterfly.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch on this beautiful butterfly walk amongst the sand dunes, including an exploration of a new Silver-studded Blue butterfly site near Godrevy.
Come and explore the disused railway line from Barnstone towards the Grantham Canal, a continuation of the line from Bingham, searching for early summer butterflies and dragonflies.
East Midlands Branch joins up with South Notts Wildlife Trust for a field trip exploring the disused railway line running south from Bingham. Target species summer butterflies, and a possibility of Marbled White.
Glapthorn Cow Pastures Searching for Black Hairstreaks. Park in the lane opposite the wood entrance. Grid Ref. TL006903. 10.30am Leader Doug Goddard.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Somerset & Bristol Branch at these two sites near Exmoor, where the Heath Fritillary and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary can be found.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch on a walk to Aish Tor - a great site to see the High Brown Fritillary and Dark Green Fritillary.
A trip to this interesting area, where we hope to see the rare Northern Brown Argus and Dark Green Fritillary butterflies. In the afternoon e will go onto another local site for these and hope to see them here, if we missed them in the morning at the Bell. If you want to stay for the afternoon, then please bring packed lunch.
This is a Fritillary focused walk with Jenny Plackett and NT ranger to see some of our rarest butterflies, including the High Brown Fritillary.
This is a weekday trip to try and see a couple of our rarer British Butterflies. We will start out at Haddon Hill and then move to Collard Hill in the afternoon.