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.

Our AGM details can be found here 

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BBOWT Moth Night

Thursday 4th May 2017
Thatcham Reedbeds, Berks

Part of BBOWT's West Berkshire Living Landscape project

Orange Tip

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 7th May 2017: 11.00am
Homefield Wood, Bucks

Join us on the first field trip of the season to look for early Spring butterflies

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Upper Thames: Berkshire Moth Group Monthly Meeting

Thursday 11th May 2017: 7.30pm
Earley, near Reading

Berkshire Moth Group, a sub-group of the Upper Thames Branch, meets on the second Thursday in the month at 7.30pm at Maiden Erleigh Local Nature Reserve (LNR) Interpretation Centre in Earley. For more information...

Duke of Burgundy

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 14th May 2017: 11.00am
Ivinghoe Beacon, Bucks

Join us on a field trip to look for the Duke of Burgundy and other spring species. (NB this is advertised for Saturday 14th May in the journal, which is not correct).

Small Blue

Upper Thames: Field Meeting

Saturday 20th May 2017: 11.00am
Pitstone Hill and Aldbury Nowers, Bucks

Join the Upper Thames Branch on a field trip looking for spring butterflies including Grizzled Skipper, Dingy Skipper and Green Hairstreak. (NB this is advertised for Sunday 20th May in the journal, which is not correct).

Green Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 21st May 2017: 11.00am
Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon

Join us on a trip to the Oxfordshire Downs to look for spring butterflies.

Adonis Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 27th May 2017: 10.30am
Lardon Chase, Berks

Join us on a field trip targeting the Adonis Blue and other spring species.

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 28th May 2017: 10.00am
Pitstone Quarry, Bucks

Join us on a trip to Pitstone Qaurry for the Small Blue and other late spring species

Black Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Tuesday 30th May 2017: 2.00pm
Finemere Wood, Bucks

Join us on a field trip to look for Black Hairstreak pupae.

Adonis Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Thursday 1st June 2017: 2.00pm
Yoesden Bank, Bucks

Join us on a trip to see Adonis Blue and other early summer species.

BBOWT Moth Night

Thursday 1st June 2017
Limberlost Farm, Crookham, Berks

Part of BBOWT's West Berkshire Living Landscape project

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 3rd June 2017: 11.00am
Bradenham Bucks

Join us on a trip to see the Small Blue along with other early summer butterflies.

Black Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 4th June 2017: 10.30am
Shotover Hill And Brasenose Wood, Oxon

Join us on a joint field meeting with Shotover Wildlife.

Black Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 10th June 2017: 10.30am
Shabbington Wood, Bucks

Join us on a trip to look for the Black Hairstreak.

BBOWT Moth Night

Thursday 15th June 2017
Crookham Common, Berks

Part of BBOWT's West Berkshire Living Landscape project

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Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 17th June 2017: 11.00am
Blackland Covert, Bucks

Daytime and evening meetings for general invertebrate surveying (and to look for Black Hairstreak), and mothing respectively.

Black Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 17th June 2017: 10.30am
Finemere Wood, Bucks

Join our Black Hairstreak species champion on a trip to see 'his' butterfly.

Marbled White

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 21st June 2017: 6.00pm
Didcot, Oxon

Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come and find out!

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 24th June 2017: 10.30am
Holtspur Reserve, Bucks

Join us on a trip to our reserve at Holtspur Bottom.

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 24th June 2017: 10.30am
Holtspur Reserve, Bucks

Join us on a field trip at our reserve at Holtspur Bottom.

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 28th June 2017: 6.00pm
Didcot, Oxon

Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come and find out!

Ringlet

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 2nd July 2017: 10.30am
Hackpen Hill, Oxon

Join us on a field trip at Hackpen Hill, on the Ridgeway SW on Wantage.

White-Letter Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Tuesday 4th July 2017: 11.00am
Great Chalk Wood, Oxon

Join us on a trip to see the White-letter Hairstreak and other butterflies

Meadow Brown

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 5th July 2017: 6.00pm
Didcot, Oxon

Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come and find out!

BBOWT Moth Night

Thursday 6th July 2017
Audrey’s Meadow, Berks

Part of BBOWT's West Berkshire Living Landscape project

Dark Green Fritillary

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Thursday 6th July 2017: 11.00am
Ivinghoe Beacon, Bucks

Join us on a walk to see the Dark Green Fritillary at UTB’s best site.

Silver-studded Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 8th July 2017: 11.00am
Silchester Common, Hants

Join us on a field trip to look for the Silver-studded Blue

Purple Emperor

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 9th July 2017: 10.30am
Salcey Forest, Northants

Join us on a joint field meeting with the Northants branch, looking for woodland butterflies.