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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An opportunity to discover moths at this well-wooded site.
Meet at the house to view last night's catch. This event will form part of Vogrie Park's festival from 4th. to 12th. August.
A joint outing with the Edinburgh Natural History Society, to look for pollinators of both the bee/wasp and butterfly type. A bee expert will be on hand to take us through their identification. The Preston Grange site is supposed to be good for Bumblebees in particular. Butterflies that might turn up are Speckled Wood, Small Skipper and Wall.
Learn about moth-trapping and survey methods in the evening and/or come back the following morning to inspect some of the moths found. An event with the Tweeddale U3A Group.
Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.