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.

Upper Thames Work Party

Sunday 5th February 2017, 10.00am-1.00pm
Holtspur Bottom Reserve, Bucks

Join the Upper Thames Branch on this work party. We'll be doing scrub removal and hedging.

Habitat Management workparty

Tuesday 7th February 2017: 10.00am
Cross Hands, Carmarthenshire

Habitat management at Caeau ffos fach/Median Farm

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Wednesday 8th February 2017, 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 clearing the diagonal path and removing fencing.

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 8th February 2017, 9am-1am
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.

Habitat Management workparty

Thursday 9th February 2017, 10.15am-3.00pm
Ystradgynlais

Scrub clearance at a site in Ystradgynlais for marsh fritillary butterfly. Joint event with Brecknock Wildlife Trust

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Thursday 9th February 2017, 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 clearing the diagonal path and removing fencing.

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Friday 10th February 2017, 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 clearing the diagonal path and removing fencing.

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Sussex: Work Party

Sunday 12th February 2017, 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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Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 12th February 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

Do come and join us on one of our Winter Work Parties to manage Southrey Woods (Forestry Commission); its rides and paths, and to help coppice section 5 (this will make sense on site!)

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 15th February 2017, 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 19th February 2017, 10.00am-1.00pm
Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon

Scrub clearance at Aston Upthorpe Downs

Habitat Management workparty

Sunday 19th February 2017: 10.30am
Cwmduhen, Carms

Management of blackthorn for brown hairstreaks. Joint event with WTSWW

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood F.C.

Sunday 19th February 2017, 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.

Habitat Management workparty

Tuesday 21st February 2017: 10.00am
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 22nd February 2017, 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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Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 25th February 2017, 10.30am-1.30pm
Bernwood Meadows, Bucks

Search for Brown Hairstreak butterfly eggs at BBOWT's Bernwood Meadows reserve.

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Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood (F.C.)

Sunday 26th February 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

Do come and join us on one of our Winter Work Parties to generally manage the woodland, rides and paths in Southrey Woods (F.C.) You will be very welcome!

Upper Thames Work Party

Sunday 26th February 2017, 10.00am-1.00pm
Holtspur Bottom Reserve, Bucks

Join the Upper Thames Branch on this work party. Activities to be determined (this event may not run).

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 1st March 2017, 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

Wednesday 1st March 2017, 10am-3pm
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. (Task to be decided nearer the time)

Habitat Management workparty

Friday 3rd March 2017
Carmarthenshire

Habitat management at a Carmarthenshire Marsh Fritillary site (to be confirmed). A joint event with WTSWW.

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Work Party

Monday 6th March 2017, 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/bramble, raking and burning and clearing fence lines.

Habitat Management workparty

Tuesday 7th March 2017
Carmarthenshire

Habitat management at a Carmarthenshire Marsh Fritillary site (to be confirmed). A joint event with WTSWW.

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 8th March 2017, 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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Sussex: Work Party

Sunday 12th March 2017, 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.