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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New members who have joined Butterfly Conservation in the last 12-18 months have been invited to a Welcome Event at Manor Farm followed by a guided walk around the reserve managed by our chairman Maurice Avent. This well-known SSSI (Special Site of Scientific Interest) is well worth a visit at any time. About 30 species are seen each year.
This prominent hill to the East of Warminster is a super place for butterflies. The South Wiltshire group will be holding a butterfly recognition day here.
Location: Meet at ST91829 (Map 184)
This chalk grassland site has spectacular views over Salisbury plain and a rich assortment of butterflies and other wildlife.
This South Wiltshire Group walk will be to look for the Wall Brown and Adonis Blues.
This is a South Wiltshire Group trip to see and learn to recognise some of our rarer butterflies in the county
Join me on a day out in the New Forest looking at dragonflies and butterflies of the heathland. We will be starting at Crockford Bridge in the morning and then moving on to other location(s) to taste as the day wears on. The early start is to avoid traffic congestion through the New Forest.
This open site for the Large Blue is very popular (hence the early start).
This is an exploratory walk to see what can be seen at this time of year.
This is a walk to look for White-letter Hairstreak and other woodland butterflies