North East England: Guided Walk

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North East England: Guided Walk
Saturday 22nd July 2017
Raisby Quarry, Coxhoe, south-east of Junction 61 of the A1

Join the North East England Branch on a guided walk in quarry and grassland near Coxhoe, where we hope to see White-letter Hairstreak, Northern Brown Argus and Dark Green Fritillary butterflies.

Meet at Coxhoe, Station Road, east of the A177, Grid ref: NZ324351, nearest postcode DH6 4AT.

Leader: Ian Waller (Butterfly Recorder for Durham)

For more information, or if you would like to attend, please contact Ian Waller, email:

This event is taking place during Big Butterfly Count, the largest insect citizen science project in the world. Why not download an ID chart and take part in a 15-minute count during the event, which runs from 14 July - 6 August? The results help us see how butterflies are faring across the UK.