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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Moth trap opening and butterfly walk
Including a guided walk for beginners,learners,new members
Please join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch on a beautiful butterfly walk, where it is possible to see the Small Blue and Brown Argus.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch on a day out to Newlyn Downs - a Special Area of Conservation and Site of Special Scientific Interest.
A Butterfly Identification day to get you set up for spotting and recording. And it's in the middle of the summer's Big Butterfly Count too!
Target Species: Large Fritillaries, White-letter Hairstreak, Purple Hairstreak and others.
We will walk through the reserve looking for butterflies (e.g. Speckled Wood, Dark Green Fritillary and Scotch Argus) and anything else of interest, such as Golden-ringed Dragonflies. Then, late afternoon or early evening we hope to see Purple Hairstreak butterflies as they habitually gather in the tops of oak trees.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch for this interesting walk through Godolphin Woods, where we will be looking for the Purple Hairstreak butterfly.
Target Species: Scotch Argus, High Brown Fritillary, Dark Green Fritillary.
Butterflies, dragonflies, moths and more on this joint outing with the Dundee Naturalists' Society at North Ballo Hill and Laird's Loch. The area holds Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath and Common Blue butterflies.
Join the Devon Branch at this National Nature Reserve, where we will be on the look-out for a second brood of Wood White butterflies.
Join the Cornwall Branch on this wonderfully scenic coastal walk on the Lizard as we look for Clouded Yellow, Grayling and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary butterflies and many more species.
Join the Cornwall Branch at this beautiful location to search for Grayling butterflies, Dark Green Fritillaries, Clouded Yellows and many more!
Join the Devon Branch on this joint event with the Dorset Branch to visit this wonderful site, where you can see the Silver-spotted Skipper, Brown Argus, Chalk Hill Blue and the second brood of Adonis Blue.
A walk to find the Scotch Argus butterfly by the Tima Water - a re-run of last year's washout!
A day of wildlife related fun and activities at Mount Fancy Farm Butterfly Reserve.
Join the Devon Branch on this trip to find the Brown Argus butterfly.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch on this scenic walk to find late-summer butterflies and day-flying moths.