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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Join Jenny Plackett from Butterfly Conservation on a butterfly hunt, where we hope to have good views of the rare Marsh Fritillary.
A field meeting targeting the mall Blue and other early summer butterflies.
Target Species: Dingy Skipper, Small Heath, Common Blue and other summer butterflies.
New Members' Walk
Target Species: Wall Brown, Green Hairstreak and Small Heath
SWT Newbourne Springs - morning walk (2 hrs)
Join local recorders and staff at Montrose Basin Visitor Centre as they identify moths caught in the previous nights traps and see more traps in action.
Join Jenny Plackett (Butterfly Conservation) and Paul Camp (National Trust) on a walk over Halse Combe to view the Heath Fritillary butterfly.
Saturday:- Glanville Fritillary, Small Blue, Dingy and Grizzled Skippers. The timing should be mid-season for Glanville Fritillary which is often the most frequent butterfly present at this location.
Sunday:- springtime butterflies including Green Hairstreak, Small Blue, Wall Brown and possibly Clouded Yellow, Painted Lady and Humming-bird Hawkmoth
A walk round this RSPB reserve looking for Swallowtails
A field trip to see the Black Hairstreak
Join us on our Field Trip to see the beautiful Swallowtail butterfly.
This Field Trip is for a week-end visit to Aish Tor, Dartmoor to see the rare High Brown Fritillary.
Early Summer Butterflies of Knettishall Heath
Target Species: Marbled White
Join Jenny Plackett from Butterfly Conservation and an Exmoor National Trust ranger on this hunt for butterflies in the Heddon Valley.
This Field Trip to Deepdale, North Yorkshire, to see the Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, will be on Saturday, 2nd July or Sunday, 3rd July 2016 if the weather on the Saturday is poor.
Holywells Park, Ipswich
Identification and recording. Suitable for novices.
Landseer Park - for grassland, woodland and heath butterflies
A walk round this fine reserve looking for summer butterflies and other wildlife.
Target species: Dark Green Fritillary, Purple Hairstreak, White Letter Hairstreak & possibly Silver Washed Fritillary.
Two tours of the open heath and woodland margins to mark the start of this year’s Big Butterfly Count.
Join us on this morning and/or afternoon tour of the open heath and woodland margins at Red lodge Heath SSSI to take part in the Big Butterfly Count. Families welcome!
Target species: Purple Emperor, White Admiral, Purple and White-letter Hairstreak, and a range of other woodland and grassland species
Target species: Dark-Green Fritillary, Brown Argus and other summer butterflies
Help us take nature's pulse by joining the big butterfly count.
Field Trip to see the Silver-washed Fritillary and the White-letter Hairstreak at Bedford Purlieus will be on Sat. 16th July 2016 or if the weather is poor, on Sun, 17th July 2016.
MOTH IDENTIFYING SESSION - Join Rangers and moth recorders as they empty the moth traps which have been running overnight. This event is free to attend, though a car park fee is payable on entry to the park. To book a place for this event, please contact the Rangers on 01241 860360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us on our Field Trip to find the Grayling butterfly at Conesby Quarry (10 a.m.) and Phoenix Slag Banks (2 p.m.)
Do you need help with identification or more information on the GREAT BRITISH BUTTERFLY COUNT 2016? This is the walk for you.
Target species: Summer Butterflies.