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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Chalk downland survey
Marsh Fritillary is the target species on this afternoon walk
Flower and butterfly rich chalk grassland
The theme of National Moth Night this year is Hawk Moths.
Join the Devon and Dorset Branches on a guided walk through Ashclyst Forest, where both Small Pearl-bordered and Pearl-bordered Fritillary butterflies should be flying.
Join us on this guided walk over superb chalk grassland habitat where you can see the Dark Green Fritilary butterfly and later we will look for species like the White Admiral and Silver-washed Fritillary.
Join us to explore this site where you can see butterflies like the Purple Hairstreak and Essex Skipper.
A guided walk in ancient woodland
Join the Devon and Dorset Branches at this extensive forest area. This will be the most likely event of the year to see the magnificent White Admiral butterfly in Devon, with a good chance of photographing Purple Hairstreak butterflies.
Guided walk with fine views
A day on lowland heath
Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk through rich butterfly habitat with stunning views. It's also a chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!
Join the Dorset Branch on this all-day guided walk along the cliff tops.
An afternoon walk on Purbeck heathland
Join the Dorset Branch on one of two guided walks in the stunning south Dorset landscape and a chance to help with the Big Butterfly Count.
Join us on this weekend of butterfly counting, with participants splitting into teams to see who can see the most species!
Join the Dorset Branch on this butterfly identification walk between Weymouth and Portland. Great for beginners and experts alike!
Join us in exploring two of Portland's quarries
A great opportunity to see the elusive Brown Hairstreak
Join the Dorset and Wiltshire Branches for a guided walk over superb chalk grassland habitat.
Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk with fine views, targeting the Adonis Blue butterfly.
Join the Dorset Branch and Dorset Wildlife Trust at 9am for an inspection of the overnight moth trap followed at 11am by a butterfly walk looking for Grayling butterflies and other wildlife.
Chalk downland survey
Come and enjoy the butterflies of Ballard Down and the fine views.
Enjoy a leisurely coastal downland walk.
Continuing the woodland and scrub management work along with a bonfire lunch break, complete with baked potatoes and hot drinks!
A personal presentation by Rex Bale of his photography
Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain this important reserve. Day includes gorse and scrub clearing.
Join the Dorset Branch on a work party at this very important site for the internationally scarce Marsh Fritillary butterfly. Conservation work is vital to ensure that the habitat is kept suitable for its survival at this site.