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.

 

The next AGM and Members' Day will be held on Saturday 11 November 2017 at The Jurys Inn Hotel, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS. Information on our AGMs as well as details of our annual reports and reviews can be found here.

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Dartmoor Woodland Festival Lectures

Saturday 6th May 2017, 9.45am-4.00pm
Dartmoor National Park Meeting Room, Parke, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9JQ

A day of fascinating short talks from leading researchers and scientists celebrating the diverse woodlands of Dartmoor. Butterfly Conservation will be there introducing their new project 'All the Moor Butterflies'.

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Devon: Pearl-bordered Fritillary Workshop

Thursday 11th May 2017, 10.30am-3.00pm
Woodland Centre, East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve

A practical workshop focused on providing you with the knowledge and skills to be able to survey for Pearl-bordered and Small Pearl-bordered fritillary butterflies. No previous knowledge or skills required!

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Cornwall St Breward Butterfly Search Day

Friday 19th May 2017, 11.00am-4.00pm
Tuckingmill, St Breward, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Pearl-bordered Fritillary.

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Devon: Exmoor Alive! Event

Wednesday 31st May 2017, 1.00pm-3.00pm
Lynmouth Manor Green

Come along and celebrate Exmoors' health and wellbeing qualities. Learn how you can make the most of the National Park with a variety of activities to get involved with on the day.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Thursday 1st June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Devon: Marsh Fritillary Walk

Saturday 3rd June 2017, 11.00am-1.00pm
Langaford Farm Charitable Trust, Dartmoor

Join us on a guided walk to see Marsh fritillary butterflies at this peaceful setting on Dartmoor.

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Somerset: Heath Fritillary Walk

Thursday 8th June 2017, 11.00am-1.00pm
Horner Wood Car Park, Horner, TA24 8HY

Join Butterfly Conservation and the National Trust on a walk over Halse Combe to view the Heath Fritillary butterfly.

Somerset: Exmoor Family Camp Out

Saturday 10th to Sunday 11th June 2017, 4.00pm-11.00am
Horner Wood, Horner, TA24 8HY

Come camping with Exmoor National Park Authority, Butterfly Conservation and friends.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Monday 12th June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Wednesday 14th June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Tuesday 20th June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Thursday 22nd June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
Higher Langdon Farm, Liskeard, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Monday 26th June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Cornwall Bodmin Moor Butterfly Search Day

Wednesday 28th June 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to search for the beautiful Marsh Fritillary.

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Devon: The Meadow Makers' Conference

Saturday 1st July 2017, 9.30am-5.30pm
Brimpts Farm, Dartmoor

The first Meadow Makers’ Conference aims to bring together all those who love wildflower meadows with top wildlife and meadow experts for an inspirational day of talks.

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Devon: National Play Day @ Castle Drogo

Wednesday 2nd August 2017, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Piddledown Common, Castle Drogo

Come along for an afternoon of fun, games and butterfly spotting in celebration of National Play Day!

Devon: Exmoor Family Camp Out

Saturday 16th to Sunday 17th September 2017, 4.00pm-11.00am
Heddon's Mouth, EX31 4PY

Come and join Exmoor National Park Authority, Butterfly Conservation and friends for an evening of camping and activities in the wilds of Exmoor.