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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Butterfly Conservation is keen to spread the love of moths and has organised a training session with the NI Macro Moth Recorder at Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark (MACGG) in Co. Fermanagh.
Take a walk through Ballypatrick Forest with the Glens Red Squirrel Group and the Glens of Antrim Pollinator Group and see what butterflies and other wildlife we can find.
A day to learn skills to help you survey and monitor butterflies to promote their conservation.
Come and find Butterfly Conservation’s stand at the Omagh Show... we’ll be promoting the upcoming Big Butterfly Count which runs 15th July - 7th August this year. Come and ‘have a go’ at moth identification and hear about the life cycle of our butterflies and moths and what you can do to help them in your garden or on the farm. There’ll be advice on how to garden for Lepidopteras, we’ll be promoting our ‘Pots for Pollinators’ initiative and there’ll be fun colouring-in fact sheets for young keen naturalists.
Come say 'Hello' at our BCNI stand at the Crom Outdoor Adventure Day, and join us for a butterfly walk.
A wonderful opportunity to learn about why and how to trap and record moths.
We’re going to help Fermanagh & Omagh District Council celebrate this gem of a town park and identify all the butterflies we can find and help you record the species you see in your own garden. We’ll be letting you know how you can get involved in our family-friendly survey, the Big Butterfly Count and there’ll be an opportunity to ‘have a go’ at moth identification. There’ll be some fun colouring-in fact sheets and lots to learn about our lovely Lepidoptera!
Come and find Butterfly Conservation’s stand at the Clogher Valley Show. We’ll be promoting all-things butterflies and moths along with Butterfly Conservation’s ‘Pot for Pollinators’ initiative. Come and ‘have a go’ at moth identification and hear about the life cycle of our butterflies and moths and what you can do to help them in your garden or on the farm. There’ll be plenty of advice on how to garden for Lepidopteras and there’ll be fun colouring-in fact sheets for young keen naturalists. We’re keen to hear about your sightings and observations too!
These two woodlands are seldom visited by BCNI and are certainly under-recorded in terms of lepidoptera.
Join our third joint meeting with Butterfly Conservation Ireland in the Lepidopteran rich Kilbranish Wood
Join us in search of some migrant moths in the beautiful Kilcoan Gardens