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.

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Work Party - Snakeholme Pit Nr Bardey

Wednesday 25th May 2016, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Snakeholme Pit - Nr Bardney

Do come and join us for an afternoon tidying up Snakeholme Pit BC Reserve for the Summer ahead.

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Work Party - Southrey Wood nr Bardney

Wednesday 15th June 2016, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

A Summer Work Party to generally manage the woodland including upkeep of the rides and footpaths. All help very welcome!

Ardersier Work Party

Saturday 25th June 2016, 10.00am-12.00pm
Ardersier

Help the scarce Small Blue butterfly at Ardersier Bay by planting its food plant, kidney vetch, along the shore path. All equipment provided.

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Work Party - Snakeholme Pit Nr Bardney

Wednesday 29th June 2016, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Snakeholme Pit nr. Bardney

Do come and join us for an afternoon tidying up Snakeholme Pit BC Reserve for the Summer ahead!

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Work Party - Chambers Farm Wood Butterfly Garden

Wednesday 27th July 2016, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood Butterfly Garden - nr Bardney

Workday at Chambers Farm Wood, near Bardney, to tidy up the Butterfly Garden ready for the Open Day and AGM

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Work Party - Southrey Wood Nr Bardney

Wednesday 10th August 2016, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Southrey Wood nr. Bardney

A Summer Work Party to generally manage the woodland including upkeep of the rides and footpaths. All help very welcome!

Polmaily Work Party near Drumnadrochit

Saturday 17th September 2016, 10.30am-4.00pm
Polmaily - 2 Miles West Of Drumnadrochit

Another session of clearing and cutting back trackside vegetation and scrub to improve the habitat for Pearl-bordered Fritillary and Dingy Skipper. The work includes “weeding” sections previously cleared, as well as tackling un-cleared areas.

Dorset: Conservation Work Day

Sunday 18th September 2016, 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!

Dorest: Conservation Action Day At Lankham Bottom

Sunday 2nd October 2016, 10.00am-4.00pm
Lankham Bottom Reserve, Near Maiden Newton

Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain this important reserve. Day includes gorse and scrub clearing.

Dorset: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 2nd October 2016, 10.00am-3.30pm
Lydlinch, North Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch on a work party at this very important site for the internationally scarce Marsh Fritillary butterfly. Conservation work is vital to ensure that the habitat is kept suitable for its survival at this site.