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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Three or four Moth Trapping events will be held, exact dates to be confirmed
Find out more on the summer events on Large Blue
A series of three events on 6th June, 5th July and 23rd August. Ceredigion Moth Group are keen to recruit more moth recorders and will be showing moths trapped overnight at the RSPB reserve Ynys-hir.
Help us take nature's pulse by joining the big butterfly count.
Join the Highlands & Islands Branch on this long weekend trip to the Silverdale area leaving early Friday morning and returning late on the Sunday, looking for the High Brown Fritillary butterfly and many more.
Join the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch for a morning walk to see summer and Chalk Hill Blue butterflies.
Our Branch Information and Display Stall will be at this friendly family day in the middle of Dorchester.
Come and join our moth hunt at Eden Allotment Gardens!
Please join the North East Branch of Butterfly Conservation and the National Trust for this Summer Holiday Family Fun day at Gibside in Gateshead, Tyne & Wear. It will be a day of butterfly-themed activities, arts & crafts and guided walks!
Join the Somerset & Bristol Branch and the Blackdown Hills Natural Futures team on a walk around our Mount Fancy Farm Reserve.
Join the East Scotland Branch at this Nature Explorers Children's event where you can discover the colourful world of butterflies and moths in Glen Muick. Come along and take part in the Big Butterfly Count, as well as storytelling and games!
Join us again at Eden Allotment Gardens for our moth reveal, following our setting of moth traps the evening before
Join the Norfolk Branch of Butterfly Conservation at this event organised by the Rangers at Holt Country Park to find beautiful butterflies in the woods!
Join the Surrey Branch at Reigate & Colley Hills to see what butterflies are around (should be Silver-spotted Skippers and Chalk Hill Blues) and for a chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count!
Bring a packed lunch and join expert Catherine Bertrand of Butterfly Conservation for a wander through the woodland to see what butterflies we can find as part of the Big Butterfly Count.
Ragwort pulling at Holtspur Bottom.
Join the Cumbria Branch for an evening of moth trapping at this beautiful National Nature Reserve.
We hope to visit several sites in the Lake District - Arnside Knott, Whitbarrow Scar, Smardale Gill - in our quest to see the High Brown Fritillary and the Scotch Argus. The Mountain Ringlet is also on our list!
A day identifying and recording dragonflies and damselflies at Flanders Moss NNR. Joint event with the British Dragonfly Society.
Join us on this weekend of butterfly counting, with participants splitting into teams to see who can see the most species! Prizes for the winners and a chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count too.
Target Species: Large Fritillaries, White-letter Hairstreak, Purple Hairstreak and other butterflies.
Join the Cambs & Essex Branch for a walk to see Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies which have colonised this managed woodland in recent years.
Join the Gloucestershire Branch at this moth and butterfly event, where you can also get the chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count!
A field trip to to see butterflies including Chalkhill Blue and a chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count!
Organised by our Dumfries & Galloway subgroup, the target species are Small & Essex Skippers but there should be many other species too.
Join the Cumbria Branch for a field trip in the Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to see fritillary and hairstreak butterflies.
Join the Cheshire & Peak Branch for a field trip in the Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to see fritillary and hairstreak butterflies.
Join the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Branch for a ramble with plenty of interesting flora and wildlife.
We will walk through the reserve looking for butterflies like the Speckled Wood, Dark Green Fritillary and Scotch Argus and we hope to see Purple Hairstreak butterflies later in the day too.
We're hosting a joint event with Butterfly Conservation Ireland to the scenic Crom Estate, Fermanagh. Crom hosts a rich number of butterfly and moth species, in particular we will be looking out for the Purple Hairstreak.