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An identification workshop for all in Duthie Park, with an evening of moth trapping & a morning spent emptying moth traps followed by a butterfly walk, weather-permitting.
Butterflies, dragonflies, moths and more on this joint outing with the Dundee Naturalists' Society at North Ballo Hill and Laird's Loch. The area holds Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath and Common Blue butterflies.
Get up close and personal with bats and moths. Come and dispel all your fears of these intriguing animals.
Barry Buddon is the largest and best area of sand dunes and dune slacks in this part of Eastern Scotland. By arrangement, we are allowed to spend a day freely exploring the wildlife delights of this valuable array of habitats. Moth traps will be run overnight at Cowbyres and there are over 14 species of butterfly recorded for this site.
A walk to find the Scotch Argus butterfly by the Tima Water - a re-run of last year's washout!
Moth trapping on Saturday night. Examination and identification session on Sunday morning from 10.00am - 12.00 midday with Rangers and local moth recorder.
Who comes out to feed as the sun goes down? Discover the fascinating world of Portlethen’s night flying creatures.
A family moths evening at Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre near Ancrum.
A chance to see what has been caught in the traps on the Montrose Basin.
Come along on Moth Night Scotland to set up some light traps and enjoy a talk by Malcolm Lindsay with a buffet supper. Then on the Saturday morning there's the opportunity to see what was caught in the traps.
Discover how to use smelly mixtures and bright lights to attract moths and contribute to this year’s national ‘Moth Night’ survey, plus bat detectors to locate and identify bats.
St. Cyrus National Nature Reserve is home to a huge variety of butterflies and moths, but many people miss the moths that fly at night. Join local experts to discover the amazing variety of moths and listen out for night hunters including owls and bats with a bat detector!