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.

Brown Hairstreak Egg Surveys

Wednesday 15th October 2014 to Friday 10th April 2015
Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire

Brown Hairstreak egg surveys - once a week on a weekday - contact Richard Smith

Brown Hairstreak Egg Surveys

Wednesday 15th October 2014 to Friday 10th April 2015
Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire

Brown Hairstreak egg surveys - once a week on a weekday - contact Richard Smith

Bog Squad Workparty, Easter Drumclair Bog

Saturday 28th February 2015, 10.00am-3.00pm
Limerigg, Slamannan, Falkirk

We will be cutting and pulling up small spruce trees that are beginning to spread across the open bog from a nearby plantation. APOLOGIES, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Tayside Biological Recorders Day

Saturday 28th February 2015, 10.15am-4.00pm
The Wildlife Centre, Camperdown, Dundee

This event is organised by the Tayside Biodiversity Partnership and hosted, this year, by Leisure & Culture Dundee. Free car parking is available at the Wildlife Centre. Please book as early as possible: last year we were heavily over-subscribed!

Silver Washed Fritillary

North Norfolk Meeting

Wednesday 4th March 2015: 7.30pm
Blakeney Scout Hut HQ

British and European Fritillaries An illustrated talk by Bernard Watts

Recorders' Gathering, Perth

Saturday 7th March 2015, 10.00am-5.00pm
Battleby, Perth

Our annual meeting for all those involved or interested in recording butterflies and moths in Scotland. All welcome!

D Skipper

Lincolnshire Work Party - Twyford Forest

Saturday 7th March 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Twyford Forest Nr Colsterworth

Do come and join us in the Glade & Sanctuary areas of Twyford Forest to help cut back overgrown and tall scrub. This work will benefit our best site for Grizzled and Dingy Skippers.

Dingy Skipper

Conservation Work Party At Devil's Dyke

Sunday 8th March 2015: 10am
Devil's Dyke, Newmarket

Join Butterfly Conservation's Cambridgeshire and Essex Branch in helping preserve the future of the Chalk Hill Blue and Dingy Skipper at Devil's Dyke.

Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Sunday 8th March 2015: 10.30am
Whipsnade

Winter Work Party: 8th March Duke of Burgundy Habitat Management Whipsnade. Meet in NT Car Park Bison Hill.TL000185 Contact Greg Herbert 01582 663784 10.30am

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood

Sunday 8th March 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood nr. Bardney

Your help would be much appreciated as we continue with the important, on-going Brown Hairstreak habitat management, in selected areas of Chambers Farm Wood - owned by the Forestry Commission.

Herts Moth Group

Saturday 14th March 2015, 1.00pm-5.30pm
Havers Community Centre, Bishops Stortford

YOU ARE WARMLY INVITED TO ATTEND THIS INFORMAL EVENT, which is Herts Moth Group's only indoor meeting of the year. PLEASE DO BRING FRIENDS AND RELATIVES.

Blue

Lincolnshire Work Party - Snakeholme Pit

Saturday 21st March 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Snakeholme Pit nr. Bardney

Do come and join us clear some of the scrubby undergrowth to help keep Snakeholme Pit neat and tidy ready for the Spring!

Marsh Frit

Conservation Work Day For Marsh Fritillary

Sunday 22nd March 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Lydlinch, North Dorset

Do your bit to help conserve the habitat of the Marsh Fritillary butterfly, ensuring it's survival at this site.

Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Sunday 22nd March 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Fermyn Woods Country Park

Winter Work Party: 22nd March Fermyn Woods Country Park Scrub clearance in the main park 10am - 4pm Park behind the Skylark Cafe SP952848 Contact Doug Goddard 01604 408670 N.B. Change of Date from 15th

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party

Sunday 22nd March 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood nr. Bardney

The final Work Party of the winter at Chambers Farm Wood. Do come & join us!

Norwich Meeting

Friday 27th March 2015: 7.30pm
United Reform Church Ipswich Road

Open Evening Bring along your digital files, prints and DVDs to share with others

Orange-tip on Forget-me-not

Lincolnshire Branch Spring Indoor Meeting

Saturday 28th March 2015, 2.00pm-5.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood Visitor's Centre (near Bardney)

Come and hear Martin Davies talk about the Butterflies of the Mediterranean Area.

Hertfordshire and Middlesex

Saturday 28th March 2015, 10.40am-5.30pm
Welwyn Civic Centre, Welwyn, Hertfordshire

You are invited to the Hertfordshire and Middlesex AGM and Members’ Day on Saturday 28th March 2015 at Welwyn Civic Centre, Welwyn, Hertfordshire. Guest speakers are Dr Dan Hoare, Butterfly Conservation's Head of Regions and Lesley Davies, Chief Executive of the Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust. All welcome

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Wednesday 15th April 2015, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Southrey Wood Nr Bardney

Work at Southrey Wood is general woodland management, and the upkeep of the rides and footpaths. Your help would be much appreciated! Southrey is an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.