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.

Striped Lychnis Caterpillar

Help The Striped Lychnis Moth at Holtspur Bottom Reserve

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-1.00pm
Near Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

Help Butterfly Conservation's Upper Thames Branch stop the rapid decline of a nationally scarce moth - the Striped Lychnis - by attending this conservation work party.

Alners Gorse Work Party

Conservation Work Day And Bonfire Lunch!

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Alners Gorse, Near Sturminster Newton

Continuing the woodland and scrub management work along with a bonfire lunch break, complete with baked potatoes and hot drinks!

Wester Moss Workparty, Stirling

Saturday 7th February 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Fallin, near Stirling

Come along and beat those winter blues by helping us conserve the boggy habitat of rare animals and plants by clearing invasive conifers and damming old drainage ditches.

Dorset Conservation Action Day

Sunday 8th February 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Broadcroft Butterfly Reserve, Portland

Join Dorset branch volunteers on the Portland reserve

Heath Fritillary - Thrift Wood

Lydford Old Railway Reserve

Saturday 14th February 2015: 10.30am
Lydford, Okehampton, Devon

Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at this disused railway site, where habitat management continues to ensure the area is kept in good condition for probably the only colony of Heath Fritillary in Devon.

Wood White

Big Butterfly Count and Wood White Butterfly Walk

Saturday 18th July 2015: 10.30am
Meeth Quarry near Hatherleigh, North Devon

Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at one of the country's best sites for the Wood White butterfly. You will have a chance to see the second brood of this species, see what moths were caught in the trap from the previous night and carry out a Big Butterfly Count - the worlds largest survey of its kind.