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.

Wall

Gloucestershire: Nottingham Hill

Sunday 30th August 2015, 2.00pm-5.00pm
east of Bishop's Cleeve and Woodmancote

Join the Gloucestershire Branch on a walk on this hill fort to see the Wall butterfly.

Brown Hairstreak

Gloucestershire: Lower Moor Farm and Clattinger

Saturday 5th September 2015, 11.00am-4.00pm
south of Cirencester, near Kemble

Join the Gloucestershire Branch on an end of season joint field trip with the Wiltshire Branch to look for the elusive Brown Hairstreak and other late summer butterflies at these Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust Reserves.

Moth Event Logo

Gloucestershire: National Moth Night

Thursday 10th to Saturday 12th September 2015
Various Sites

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.

Painted

Gloucestershire: Prinknash Butterfly Garden Open

Saturday 19th September 2015, 1.00pm-4.30pm
south-east of Upton St Leonards

The Gloucestershire Branch opened its first butterfly nectar garden at The Monastery Garden at Prinknash in 2010, where well over 100 different varieties of plants have gone into making a very attractive area within the old walled garden that was originally tended by the monks of the Monastery.

Moth Trapping

Gloucestershire: Annual Plumed Prominent Event

Sunday 1st to Monday 30th November 2015
Various locations in the Cotswolds, to be arranged

Join the Gloucestershire Branch at this national event which place annually on one or more nights during November at various locations in the Cotswolds.