Join the Cumbria Branch to see Scotch Argus and Fritillary butterflies in the Arnside & Silverdale AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). Please note the correct date for this event is Wednesday 5th August, not Saturday 8th August as formerly stated - apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Lancashire Branch of Butterfly Conservation. The Lancashire Branch covers the counties of Lancashire, Northern Greater Manchester and Liverpool.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Lancashire branch.
Target Species: Overnight moth catch.
Booking is essential as visitor's names are needed in advance to get access to this MOD property
Myers Allotment Reserve
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