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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Guided Butterfly and Nature Stroll
An away-day in search of Heath Fritillary
The Large Blue was re-introduced at Daneway Banks and it is now one of the best places in Europe to see this butterfly.
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Northern Brown Argus and Large Heath
Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come and find out!
BC Scotland is hosting a FREE butterfly and Burnet moth workshop at Glengorm Castle to help you ID species, learn more about their life cycles and what people can do to help them. The event will be informal,fun and no previous skills or knowledge is required!
Join the Branch on the Great Orme to see moths and glowing beetles!
Join Andrew Wood for a Butterfly Walk after first examining the contents of the previous night’s moth trap with the Holland Park Ecology Centre
Join butterfly expert Doug Goddard to learn about and look for woodland butterflies, with target species including Wood White and the rare Black Hairstreak. Parking is limited so please let us know if you are planning on coming.
Join the Highlands Branch to take a look through moth traps run the previous night and then, if the weather is good, go for a butterfly walk! This event is part of National Insect Week...
Join us on a field trip at our reserve at Holtspur Bottom.
10.30 – 12.30 at Yealand and 1400 – 1600 at Myers.
Dinner and dancing at this magical event to celebrate Butterfly Conservation's 50th Anniversary.
Join BC's Highland Branch and the Anagach Woods Trust to look through moth traps run the night before and then, if the weather is fair, take a walk nearby to look for butterflies...
To search for the elusive Black Hairstreak
The Quarr is Sherborne’s local nature reserve, an area of young woodland, scrub and grassland off the Bristol Road, which supports flowers (including orchids), butterflies and other species...
We're joining up with the Edinburgh Natural History Society to look for two of the area's butterfly specialities, the Small Blue and Northern Brown Argus. Should be lots more to see as well.
An exploratory field event around this heathland where Silver-studded Blue has been recorded in the past.
Join the Branch on this three-mile butterfly walk to see species like the Silver-studded Blue and Grayling, along with other wildlife.
Join the Branch for this privileged opportunity to trap overnight in the ancient award-winni ng meadows at TyUchaf Farm...
Join us at this event where we will teach you the skills to locate White-letter Hairstreaks on urban elms...
Visit to Yelnow Wood for plants and butterflies
Ever wondered what butterflies do outside transect hours? Come and find out! This event is taking place during Big Butterfly Count, the largest insect citizen science project in the world...
Join us on a walk through Iver village.
Join us on a field trip to look for the Silver-studded Blue.
Join Andrew Steele and the Woodland Trust for a walk around the newly planted areas of the forest to see a vivid display of summer butterflies. Please note that booking is essential and that a fee is charged by the Woodland Trust
Target species Dark Green Fritillary and other early summer butterflies such as the Marbled White.
Find out about heathland butterflies and moths on this walk around these two special Sussex lowland heath nature reserve sites. Dogs welcome too!
Butterfly walk looking for summer butterflies
We plan to record butterflies (including the Northern Brown Argus) and day-flying moths in a botanically rich valley in the Pentland Hills.