Events

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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Our AGM details can be found here 

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Scotland: Peatland Pearls Butterfly Survey Training

Saturday 4th March 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm
Palacerigg Country Park, Cumbernauld

Central Scotland is scattered with many bogs and mosses which along with their fringe woodland habitats provide important for homes for several species of butterfly. In particular the Large Heath, Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary and Green Hairstreak butterflies inhabit these sites and are known to be declining across the UK. Come along to this free training workshop to discover how to survey for these increasingly rare butterflies.

Large Heath

Scotland: Peatland Pearls Butterfly Survey Training

Thursday 9th March 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm
Calderglen Country Park, East Kilbride

Central Scotland is scattered with many bogs and mosses which along with their fringe woodland habitats provide important for homes for several species of butterfly. In particular the Large Heath, Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary and Green Hairstreak butterflies inhabit these sites and are known to be declining across the UK. Come along to this free training workshop to discover how to survey for these increasingly rare butterflies.

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Upper Thames: Day Course

Sunday 12th March 2017, 9.45am-4.45pm
Maiden Erlegh Nature Reserve, Lakeside, Earley, Reading

Day course - Identifying and surveying for Butterflies and day-flying Moths (Maiden Erlegh)...

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Upper Thames: Day Course

Sunday 26th March 2017, 9.45am-4.45pm
Howe Park Wood Education Centre, Milton Keynes

Day course - Identifying and surveying for Butterflies and day-flying Moths (Milton Keynes, Bucks)...

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Upper Thames: Day Course

Sunday 9th April 2017, 9.45am-4.45pm
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Didcot

Day course - Identifying and surveying for Butterflies and day-flying Moths (Sutton Courtenay, near Didcot)...

Orange Tip

Scotland: Urban Butterfly Identification Workshop

Friday 19th May 2017, 10.10am-3.00pm
Linlithgow Canal Centre, Linlithgow

Urban spaces can be surprisingly good homes for butterflies, with some species even being more common in towns than they are in the wider countryside. Join us on this free training workshop at Linlithgow to find out how to identify and record these beautiful butterflies which are on your doorstep.

Green Veined White

Scotland: Urban Butterfly Identification Workshop

Saturday 20th May 2017, 10am-3pm
Bo'ness, Stirlingshire

Urban spaces can be surprisingly good homes for butterflies, with some species even being more common in towns than they are in the wider countryside. Join us on this free training workshop at Bo'ness to find out how to identify and record these beautiful butterflies which are on your doorstep.

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Scotland: Urban Butterfly Identification Workshop

Sunday 21st May 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm
Drumpellier Country Park, Coatbridge

Urban spaces can be surprisingly good homes for butterflies, with some species even being more common in towns than they are in the wider countryside. Join us on this free training workshop at Drumpellier Country Park to find out how to identify and record these beautiful butterflies which are on your doorstep.

Orange Tip

Scotland: Urban Butterfly Identification Workshop

Tuesday 23rd May 2017, 10am-3pm
Water Of Leith visitor centre, Edinburgh

Urban spaces can be surprisingly good homes for butterflies, with some species even being more common in towns than they are in the wider countryside. Join us on this free training workshop at Edinburgh's Water of Leith to find out how to identify and record these beautiful butterflies which are on your doorstep.

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Highlands And Islands: Seed Collecting Workshop

Saturday 26th August 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
Talla nan Ros, King Street, Kingussie

This practical workshop will look at how to gather, store and propagate seed. We will meet at Talla nan Ros for an introduction before travelling out in shared cars to RSPB Insh Marshes and Newtonmore for seed collection. Then returning to Talla nan Ros for the rest of the workshop.