Lancashire: The Butterflies Of Yealand Hall Allotment And Myers Allotment

Purple Hairstreak
Lancashire: The Butterflies Of Yealand Hall Allotment And Myers Allotment
Saturday 29th July 2017, 10.30am-4.00pm
Silverdale

Target species include White-letter Hairstreak at Yealand and Purple
Hairstreak at Myers.

Lunch will be at RSPB Leighton Moss and we will reconvene at 14:00 at Myers Allotment, a 5 minute walk from Leighton Moss.


Directions: Meet at Yealand Hall Allotment at 10:30, in the lay-by near the T-junction in Yealand Storrs, at Grid ref SD493762.

Participants should bring suitable outdoor clothing, waterproofs and boots or similar. Bring a packed lunch if required, and sun cream and plenty of water in hot weather.

This event is taking place during Big Butterfly Count, the largest insect citizen science project in the world. Why not download an ID chart and take part in a 15-minute count during the event, which runs from 14 July - 6 August? The results help us see how butterflies are faring across the UK.

Contacts

  • David Wrigley
    Work01524 805527