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.

Moth Night Event

Somerset And Bristol: National Moth Night - An Evening of Moth Trapping

Friday 11th 7pm & Saturday 12th September 8.30am
Mount Fancy Farm Reserve, Staple Fitzpaine, south of Taunton

Join local experts, Butterfly Conservation and the Natural Futures team for an evening of moth trapping in aid of National Moth Night 2015, followed by an early morning session at 8.30am the next day!

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Dorset: Late Summer Moths

Saturday 12th 7.30pm to Sunday 13th September 2015, 1.00pm
Alners Gorse Reserve, Hazelbury Bryan, North Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch on their Alners Gorse Reserve for an evening of moth trapping, followed the next morning by an inspection of last night's moth trapping then a guided walk to see the butterflies and other wildlife. Camping facilities are available for anyone wishing to stay overnight – bring tent, sleeping bag, eating utensils etc and food as required!

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West Midlands: Prees Heath Work Party

Wednesday 23rd September 2015: 10.30am
Near Whitchurch, Shropshire

Join the West Midlands Branch of Butterfly Conservation at the Prees Heath Common Reserve, famous for it's population of Silver-Studded Blue butterflies in the summer! Today we will be planting Bell Heather.

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Dorset: Conservation Action Day

Friday 20th November 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Alners Gorse Butterfly Reserve, Hazelbury Bryan, north Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch on their Alners Gorse Butterfly Reserve, an extremely rich site for all sorts of wildlife, especially butterflies and moths and help with the ongoing woodland and scrub management work to to enable the Marsh Fritillary butterfly to re-colonise from nearby sites.