East Scotland branch

Wester Moss

Species to look out for

Welcome

Emperor mothWelcome to the East Scotland branch of Butterfly Conservation.

We aim to provide information about the activities of our branch in the Scottish Borders; the Lothians, Falkirk, Clackmannanshire, Perth and Kinross, Fife, Angus, Banffshire and Aberdeenshire.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the East Scotland branch.

Events

East Scotland: Aberdeenshire - LARGE HEATH BUTTERFLY SURVEY

Saturday 11th OR (only if poor weather on 11th) Saturday 18th July 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm

Come and help look for the Large Heath on the Red Moss of Netherley Scottish Wildlife Trust Reserve near Stonehaven, a lowland raised bog currently undergoing restoration work to prevent it from drying out.

East Scotland: Aberdeenshire - LARGE HEATH BUTTERFLY SURVEY

Saturday 11th OR (only if poor weather on 11th) Saturday 18th July 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm

Come and help look for the Large Heath on the Red Moss of Netherley Scottish Wildlife Trust Reserve near Stonehaven, a lowland raised bog currently undergoing restoration work to prevent it from drying out.

East Scotland, Lothians

Sunday 12th July 2015, 10.30am-2.00pm

A walk across this moss to the SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) at the far end of the site. Half of this moss has been dug up for garden peat, the other half has been left as a pristine moss. We wish to see whether the Large Heath butterfly can still be found here.

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