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 the South Wales Branch for a chance to see Silver-studded Blue butterflies in South Wales. (In the event of wholly unsuitable weather on Sat 25th, the event may be moved to either Sunday 26th or the following weekend).
Join the Surrey Branch for a walk led by Francis Kelly to see Silver-studded Blue, Silver-washed Fritillary, White Admiral butterflies.
Join the North Wales Branch and see last night's catch of moths at the top of Bryn Euryn.
Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come on an evening walk on the disused railway line between Didcot and Upton.
Join the North Wales Branch for a guided walk to search for glow worm and moths along the cliffs of the west side of the Great Orme, led by Mark Sheridan. This will be followed by moth trapping till late.
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 field meeting to look for White-letter Hairstreaks and other summer butterflies.
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.
Join the Cambs and Essex Branch on a field trip where we hope to see White-letter Hairstreak butterflies.
A moth & bat evening
Join us for some Identification and recording training. Suitable for novices.
Due to the currently forecast weather our walk leader has decided to sadly cancel our scheduled walk on Saturday to see Northern Brown Argus. :(
We shall see if we are able to reschedule it for another date.
A walk from Birthwood Rd car park up the Girdle Burn to search for Northern Brown Argus butterfly and their eggs.
Join the Highlands and Islands Branch for 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.
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.
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.
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 South Wales Branch on one of several visits which should enable viewing of High Brown and other violet-feeding fritillary butterflies in the Alun Valley.
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.
All welcome at this great FREE family day out, with guided walks, moth trap displays, bat roost viewing by infra-red camera, arts and crafts, face-painting and story-telling, butterfly-friendly plants for sale and more.
Join the Beds and Northants Branch in Salcey Forest repeating our successful field trip of last year, when we saw Purple Emperor, White Admiral, Silver-washed Fritillary, Wood White butterflies, as well as three species of Hairstreak .
Come say 'Hello' at our BCNI stand at the Crom Outdoor Adventure Day, and join us for a butterfly walk.
Branch Chairman Paul Mapplebeck will lead a walk from Muirshiel Visitor Centre looking for Common Blue, Small Pearl-bordered fritillary etc. etc.
Join the Herts and Middlesex Branch on a summer butterfly walk.
Join the East Scotland Branch for a very easy walk along a level track up to the moss at Easter Drumclair to see the Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries there.
A woodland walk, looking for White-letter Hairstreak and other summer butterflies
Join the Surrey Branch for a field trip to see Purple Emperor, Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies, led by Tony Hoare.
Join the West Midlands Branch for a walk to see Silver-studded Blue butterflies on the tenth anniversary of our Prees Heath Common reserve.
Join the Surrey Branch on a guided walk by Francis Kelly to see Silver-washed Fritillary butterflies.