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The yearly opportunity to hear the latest news and developments from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
Butterflies – the fun side: Francis Kelly, York House, Twickenham
All are welcome to this presentation of the results of butterfly recording in West Dorset in 2016. Please come along as well if you might be interested in taking part in the monitoring in 2017.
All are welcome to this presentation on the trends in butterfly numbers revealed by the monitoring in east Dorset surveys in 2016 and plans for the 2017 campaign.
All are welcome to attend this presentation of the results of the south Dorset Transect and Regional Action Plan (RAP) surveys in 2016, the Wider Countryside project, casual, website and garden records in 2016 and the resulting trends in butterfly numbers.
An illustrated talk by Mark Spencer - Dorset Butterflies and Their Relationship with Their Environment
All are welcome to hear reports on 2016 recording (casual, website, Wider Countryside and garden recording) and plans for the 2017 campaign.
Our annual spring Recorders Gathering in Perth is an informal meeting when we get together to look back on the recording highlights of the previous year, and discuss and plan surveys and monitoring for the coming one...
It promises to be a fascinating afternoon with two speakers: Patrick Barkham the well known author on 'The Butterfly Isles' and our friend from the Yorkshire Branch of BC on Butterfly conservation 'Off the Cuff'. Do come - you'll be very welcome.
The Highlands and Islands Branch Annual General Meeting is held on the second Saturday in April each year (as long as that isn't Easter weekend) and the 2017 AGM will, as is usual, be held at the Charleston Academy in Inverness...
Butterflies – the fun side: Francis Kelly. Rowhill Field Centre, Aldershot
Butterflies – the fun side: Francis Kelly, Wesley Hall, Horsham, West Sussex
Our annual Members' Day is an informal chance to meet like-minded butterfly and moth enthusiasts and chat and hear about the wonderful highlights of the season.