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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The Butterfly Nectar Garden at Prinknash is part of the walled garden owned by the monks at Prinknash Abbey. Members of the Gloucestershire Branch will be on hand to answer questions about butterflies and plants and Butterfly Conservation in general.
Join the Herts and Middlesex Branch on a morning walk to see summer butterflies, including White-letter Hairstreak, Marbled White and Purple Hairstreak. We will also inspect the moth trap run last night.
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.
Join Jenny Plackett (Two Moors Threatened Butterfly Project Officer, Butterfly Conservation) on a walk in the Heddon Valley. The habitat supports a wide range of butterflies, but this walk focuses on some of the UK's rarest, including the High Brown Fritillary.
Do come and join us for an afternoon tidying up Snakeholme Pit BC Reserve for the Summer ahead!
Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come on an evening walk on the disused railway line between Didcot and Upton.
A field meeting to look for White-letter Hairstreaks and other summer butterflies.
Join us to see the contents of our moth traps from the night before. Traps will be opened at 10am and there will be our experienced members to help identify the moths
Join us for some Identification and recording training. Suitable for novices.
Join the Hants and Isle of Wight Branch on an old field trip favourite with good woodland and chalk downland flora. We hope to see early Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Brown Argus and Green
A walk from Birthwood Rd car park up the Girdle Burn to search for Northern Brown Argus butterfly and their eggs.
The Herts and Middlesex Branch have been invited to join the Cambs and Essex Branch on their walk to see summer butterflies, including White-letter Hairstreak, at Hadleigh Castle Country Park. All welcome.
A walk that will take us through mixed woodland habitat to a large open area noted for its butterflies and hopefully some day-flying moths. The very rare Chequered Skipper has been recorded in this area though at this date is almost past its flight time. The walk is all on good paths and forest roads and approximately 2 miles in length. There are no steep slopes but a long gentle incline on the way back
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.
Join us to explore this site where you can see butterflies like the Purple Hairstreak and Essex Skipper.
Join the Somerset and Bristol Branch on a visit to this National Nature Reserve (NNR) to look for Purple Hairstreak, Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies, also the Scarlet Tiger-moth, dragonflies and damselflies.
A moth & bat evening
Joint field trip with Lincolnshire Branch visiting Deepdale in Dalby forest and other local butterfly sites.
Join the Cambs and Essex Branch on a field trip where we hope to see White-letter Hairstreak butterflies.
This is one of several visits which should enable viewing of High Brown and other violet-feeding fritillary butterflies in 2016.
Join the North East England Branch on a field trip where we hope to see Northern Brown Argus, Dark Green Fritillary and other butterfly and day-flying moth species. The site also offers excellent views across the Durham countryside.
Join the Wiltshire Branch on this fun day to help improve your butterfly identification and recording skills.
Join the Gloucestershire Branch celebrating National Meadows Day at our Rough Bank reserve, a wonderful example of a species-rich grassland, where we hope to see Small Skipper, Chalk Hill Blue, Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Marbled White and Gatekeeper butterflies. The wildflowers and other plants that they require will also be pointed out.
Join the Devon Branch and the Devon Moth Group, moth trapping at this extensive site - the more traps the merrier!
Join the Cumbria Branch and Cumbria Wildlife Trust at this National Nature Reserve (NNR), which contains some of Britain's best limestone pavement. It is home to a wide diversity of special and rare insects and plants that are adapted to survive in this harsh, rocky environment.
Come say 'Hello' at our BCNI stand at the Crom Outdoor Adventure Day, and join us for a butterfly walk.
A very easy walk along a level track up to the moss at Easter Drumclair to see the Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries there.