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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Cryptic Wood White

Northern Ireland: Winter Talk "Craigavon Cryptics"

Thursday 11th February 2016: 7.15pm
House Of Sport

Danielle and Marcus from Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Council join us to tell us all about the Cryptic Wood White Mark Release Recapture programme trailed at Craigavon Lakes in spring of 2014, our hopes for this moving forward and a new insight into butterfly behaviour.

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Dorset: Branch AGM and Members Day

Saturday 13th February 2016, 2.00pm-5.30pm

The yearly opportunity to hear the latest news and developments from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

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Dorset: Talk On Butterfly Trends In West Dorset And Portland

Saturday 20th February 2016: 2.00pm
Toller Porcorum, west of Maiden Newton

All are welcome to this presentation of the results of butterfly recording in West Dorset in 2015. Please come along as well if you might be interested in taking part in the monitoring in 2016.

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Dorset: Talk on Butterfly Trends In East Dorset

Friday 4th March 2016: 7.30pm

All are welcome to this presentation on the trends in butterfly numbers revealed by the monitoring in east Dorset surveys in 2015 and plans for the 2016 campaign.

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Dorset: Illustrated Talk

Tuesday 8th March 2016, 7.30pm-9.30pm
Hamworthy, Poole

An illustrated talk by Peter Eeles - From Photography To Ecology: How One Man's Interest In British Butterflies Has Evolved

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Dorset: Talk On Butterfly Trends In South Dorset

Thursday 10th March 2016: 7.30pm
Wareham, Purbeck

All are welcome to attend this presentation of the results of the south Dorset Transect and Regional Action Plan (RAP) surveys in 2015, the Wider Countryside project, casual, website and garden records in 2015 and the resulting trends in butterfly numbers.

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Northern Ireland: Conversazione

Thursday 10th March 2016: 7.15pm
House Of Sport

A new venture for BCNI, members of the organisation give short presentations on their close encounters with wildlife over the last year, everything from butterflies in Sri Lanka to bioblitzes in Lagmore Glen!

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Norfolk: Norwich Meeting

Friday 11th March 2016: 7.30pm
United Reform Church, Ipswich Road, Norwich

Butterflies and Flowers in the mountains of Europe

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National Butterfly Recorders’ Meeting

Saturday 19th March 2016, 11.00am-4.45pm
Birmingham & Midland Institute

The ever-popular national meeting takes place once again at the Birmingham and Midland Institute in central Birmingham. The national meeting is open to anyone interested in butterflies, their recording, monitoring and conservation.

Green Hair

Recorders' Gathering, Scotland

Saturday 19th March 2016, 10am-5pm
Battleby, Perth

Our annual spring Recorders Gathering is an informal meeting when we get together to look back on the recording highlights of the previous year, and discuss and plan surveys and monitoring for the coming one. There is a small charge of £10 to cover the venue and lunch costs. Booking is required by 6th March.

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Spring Indoor Meeting

Saturday 2nd April 2016, 2.00pm-4.30pm
Chambers Farm Wood Education Centre Nr Bardney

Do join us to hear our two speakers: Ken Wade on "Hints & Tips for Better Nature Photographs", and Sharon Hearle, the Project Officer for East Anglia talking about aspects of her work.

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Members' Day

Saturday 8th October 2016, 10.00am-5.00pm
Battleby Conference Centre, Redgorton, Perth

Our annual Members' Day is an informal chance to meet like-minded butterfly and moth enthusiasts and chat and hear about the wonderful highlights of the season.