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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The next AGM and Members' Day will be held on Saturday 11 November 2017 at The Jurys Inn Hotel, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS. Information on our AGMs as well as details of our annual reports and reviews can be found here.

Northern Brown Argus

East Scotland, Borders - St Abb's Head Walk

Saturday 17th June 2017, 11.30am-5.00pm
St Abb's Head National Nature Reserve

An outing arranged by the Scottish Wildlife Trust to see butterflies, breeding seabirds and flowers at this stunning site.

Garden Tiger

East Scotland, Borders - Carrifran Wildwood - Moths and Ecological Restoration

Saturday 17th to Sunday 18th June 2017, 9.00pm-11.00am
Carrifran Wildwood, NE Of Moffat

This is an opportunity to assist with a survey assessing how moth populations have changed on the site - Come along to learn more about the project, watch moth traps and sugaring in action, and hopefully encounter some spectacular hawkmoths.

Shielknowes Field Trip

Sunday 16th July 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm
Shielknowes Nr. Slamannan, W. Lothian

This trip to a raised bog will hopefully get us a sighting of Large Heath. An added bonus could be seeing Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries as well, as they often colonise these sites.

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Scotland: Wester Moss Work Party

Sunday 16th July 2017, 10.00am-3.30pm
Fallin, Stirling

Join us and help to restore this great little bog in Fallin, just outside Stirling. We will be ditch blocking, managing scrub, and removing small tree seedlings. The work is supported by IFLI and EcocoLife.

Aberlady Bay Field Trip, Lothians

Saturday 22nd July 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm
Aberlady Bay local nature reserve, East Lothian

A joint field trip with the Edinburgh Natural History Society. There are a few species of butterfly that are good to see at Aberlady Bay local nature reserve. We will be looking out for Small Skipper, although we may also see Dark Green Fritillary if we are lucky.

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East Scotland, Borders - Eildon Hills Walk

Saturday 5th August 2017, 10.30am-4.00pm
Eildon Hills, S Of Melrose

An outing arranged by the local Scottish Wildlife Trust group - a chance to explore the Eildon Hills, their wildlife (especially butterflies and moths), geology and archaeology.

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East Scotland: Course - Highland Butterflies and Moths

Friday 18th to Wednesday 23rd August 2017
Kindrogan Field Centre, Perthshire

This Field Studies Council course in Perthshire will consist of illustrated talks with colour slides to show the special species found in the Scottish Highlands, their unique habitats and ecology. There will be daytime field visits to...

Green Hair

Scotland: Members' Day

Saturday 7th October 2017, 10.30am-4.45pm
Battleby Conference Centre, Redgorton, Perth

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.