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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Come and join our moth hunt at Eden Allotment Gardens!
Join us again at Eden Allotment Gardens for our moth reveal, following our setting of moth traps the evening before
Join the Cumbria Branch for an evening of moth trapping at this beautiful National Nature Reserve.
Join the Gloucestershire Branch at this moth and butterfly event, where you can also get the chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count!
A look through moth traps run the night before. When we moth trapped here in June 2014 we recorded 76 moth species (58 macro-moths and 18 micro-moths).
Join us for this two-day event of moth trapping and guided walks. There will also be a BBQ on the Wednesday and a chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count!
As part of the Lúnasa Festival and the Big Butterfly Count, we have teamed up with Ring of Gullion to invite you and your family, to join us on a butterfly safari among the rich heritage of the Ring of Gullion area
Join us to discover the secret lives of moths and learn how to trap moths; a few moth traps will be available to borrow to discover which of these amazing creatures live in your back garden!
An identification workshop for all in Duthie Park, with an evening of moth trapping & a morning spent emptying moth traps followed by a butterfly walk, weather-permitting.
A privileged opportunity to trap for moths at the National Trust’s property, Plas yn Rhiw on Lleyn and perhaps a chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count when we check the trap the next morning.
Come and see the moths trapped the evening before, as part of the Mount Eagles Biodiversity Fun Day!
Get up close and personal with bats and moths. Come and dispel all your fears of these intriguing animals.
Join the Gloucestershire Branch in the Monastery Garden at Prinknash, where well over 100 different varieties of plants have gone into the creation of a nectar garden.
Moth traps will be running at the ranger centre from dusk until 11.30pm. Many species of moths will be caught and displayed, showing the diversity of these interesting insects. This is an ideal for children who are interested in wildlife.
Join the Cornwall Branch at this beautiful location to search for Grayling butterflies, Dark Green Fritillaries, Clouded Yellows and many more!
Barry Buddon is the largest and best area of sand dunes and dune slacks in this part of Eastern Scotland. By arrangement, we are allowed to spend a day freely exploring the wildlife delights of this valuable array of habitats. Moth traps will be run overnight at Cowbyres and there are over 14 species of butterfly recorded for this site.
Target Species: Overnight moth catch.
Explore the Lepidoptera of Larchfield Estate. Meet 10am at Hillsborough Forest Park car park, for onward travel to Larchfield (car sharing encouraged). Moths traps will be set the previous night and opened on Saturday morning.
Who comes out to feed as the sun goes down? Discover the fascinating world of Portlethen’s night flying creatures.
A family moths evening at Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre near Ancrum.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch on this scenic walk to find late-summer butterflies and day-flying moths.
Organised by Atropos and Butterfly Conservation, Moth Night is the annual celebration of moth recording throughout Britain and Ireland by enthusiasts with local events aimed at raising awareness of moths among the general public.
Come along on Moth Night Scotland to set up some light traps and enjoy a talk by Malcolm Lindsay with a buffet supper. Then on the Saturday morning there's the opportunity to see what was caught in the traps.
Discover how to use smelly mixtures and bright lights to attract moths and contribute to this year’s national ‘Moth Night’ survey, plus bat detectors to locate and identify bats.
Friday 11th - Saturday 12th September National Moth Night
Set traps around Pensychnant at 9pm and stay as late as you will, or be lazy and see the catch 11am on Saturday at the house with a cup of tea. I will convince you that moths are not just boring and brown (some are brown, but none are boring!) as we examine the previous night’s catch. Good photo opportunities. Details from Julian at Pensychnant (01492) 592595
Booking is essential as visitor's names are needed in advance to get access to this MOD property
Moth trapping bat Formby
Butterfly Conservation and Norfolk Wildlife Trust will be joining up for the annual National Moth Night. Come and see what we caught.
The annual National Moth Night, Butterfly Conservation are again teaming up with Norfold Wildlife Trust
St. Cyrus National Nature Reserve is home to a huge variety of butterflies and moths, but many people miss the moths that fly at night. Join local experts to discover the amazing variety of moths and listen out for night hunters including owls and bats with a bat detector!