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.

Brown Hairstreak Egg Surveys

Wednesday 15th October 2014 to Friday 10th April 2015
Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire

Brown Hairstreak egg surveys - once a week on a weekday - contact Richard Smith

Brown Hairstreak Egg Surveys

Wednesday 15th October 2014 to Friday 10th April 2015
Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire

Brown Hairstreak egg surveys - once a week on a weekday - contact Richard Smith

Butterflies In The Glasshouse

Saturday 17th January to Sunday 8th March 2015, 10.00am-4.30pm
M25/A3 Junction

RHS Garden Wisley: booking online recommended for weekends and half-term (Feb 16-20)

Child with Privet-hawk Moth

National Moth Recorders Meeting

Saturday 31st January 2015, 10.00am-5.00pm
Birmingham And Midland Institute

The annual moth recorders meeting is a chance to discover and discuss the latest data from the NMRS and hear more moth news, research and reports from fascinating key speakers.

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with coppicing in Southrey Wood - an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.

Alners Gorse Work Party

Conservation Work Day And Bonfire Lunch!

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Alners Gorse, Near Sturminster Newton

Continuing the woodland and scrub management work along with a bonfire lunch break, complete with baked potatoes and hot drinks!

Help The Striped Lychnis Moth at Holtspur Bottom Reserve

Sunday 1st February 2015, 10.00am-1.00pm
Near Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

Help Butterfly Conservation's Upper Thames Branch stop the rapid decline of a nationally scarce moth - the Striped Lychnis - by attending this conservation work party.

Wester Moss Workparty, Stirling

Saturday 7th February 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Fallin, near Stirling

Come along and beat those winter blues by helping us conserve the boggy habitat of rare animals and plants by clearing invasive conifers and damming old drainage ditches.

Dorset Conservation Action Day

Sunday 8th February 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Broadcroft Butterfly Reserve, Portland

Join Dorset branch volunteers on the Portland reserve

Brown Hairstreak

Lincolnshire Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood

Sunday 8th February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood nr. Bardney

Your help would be much appreciated as we continue the on-going Brown Hairstreak habitat management, in selected areas of Chambers Farm Wood - owned by the Forestry Commission.

Surrey Recorders' Meeting

Saturday 14th February 2015, 9.30am-4.15pm
East Horsley Village Hall, Kingston Avenue KT24 6QT.

East Horsley; contact Harry Clarke

Dorset Conservation Work Day

Saturday 14th February 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Langford Valley, for the Duke of Burgundy

Join Dorset branch on this Duke Of Burgundy habitat

Heath Fritillary - Thrift Wood

Lydford Old Railway Reserve

Saturday 14th February 2015: 10.30am
Lydford, Okehampton, Devon

Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at this disused railway site, where habitat management continues to ensure the area is kept in good condition for probably the only colony of Heath Fritillary in Devon.

Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Sunday 15th February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
15th February Sywell Wood Scrub Clearance For The Wood White Project 10am -4pm Meet In Lay-by On The A43 SP823702 Contact Doug Goddard 01604 408670

Winter Work Party: 15th February Sywell Wood Scrub clearance for the Wood White Project 10am -4pm Meet in lay-by on the A43 SP823702 Contact Doug Goddard 01604 408670

White Admiral

Lincolnshire Work Party - Southrey Wood

Sunday 22nd February 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

One of a series of Winter Work Parties to help with coppicing in Southrey Wood - an important BC Reserve owned by the Forestry Commission.

Bog Squad Workparty,Langlands Moss LNR

Sunday 22nd February 2015, 10.00am-3.00pm
N South Lanarkshire, Just Outside East Kilbride

We are continuing our work here with the fantastic Friends of Langlands Moss to help keep the bog nice and wet for rare species. The work will involve ditch blocking and maybe also some scrub removal.

Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Sunday 22nd February 2015: 10.30am
Sharpenhoe Clappers

Winter Work Party: February 22nd Chalk Grassland Habitat Management Sharpenhoe Clappers Meet in N T Car Park TL064296 Contact Dave Chandler01923 253793 10.30am

East Midlands Grizzled Skipper Work Party

Sunday 22nd February 2015, 10.00am-3.00pm
Newark To Bottesford Disused Railway

This is the fourth work party for this season, returning to the disused railway at Bottesford, continuing work that has been done over the last couple of years.

Garden Moth Scheme conference

Sunday 1st March 2015, 10.30am-4.10pm
Chiltern Woodland Burial Park, Potkiln Lane, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2XB

Beaconsfield

Silver Washed Fritillary

North Norfolk Meeting

Wednesday 4th March 2015: 7.30pm
Blakeney Scout Hut HQ

British and European Fritillaries An illustrated talk by Bernard Watts