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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A chance to explore and survey a variety of habitats created for wildlife.
This event includes the opening of moth traps in the morning, a presentation on BC's 50th anniversary by Chris Winnick and one by Phil Smith on the Invertebrates of the Sefton coast, together with a guided walk around this wonderful nature reserve.
All members of Lancashire BC together with their guests are welcome to attend.
Join the Millhoppers Team to walk around our Millhoppers Pasture Reserve and a wide range of butterflies. This event is part of the Big 50th Birthday and Beningfield Celebrations Weekend programme of events being organised by Butterfly Conservation and the Natural History Museum. Please park at Wilstone Village Hall - see below
Join butterfly expert Andrew Wood at these important woodland sites. Strong shoes must be worn – uneven surfaces in places. Long Trousers must be worn as we will be walking through long grass where deer are common. No dogs allowed on this walk. Booking essential so please go online http://www.hertswildlifetrust.org.uk/whats-on or call the Trust on 01727 858901. The organisers reserve the right to cancel the event if weather conditions are considered unfavourable. Please note a donation will be requested.
Come along to hopefully see the Purple Emperor, White Admiral and other woodland butterflies in Dene Park Wood, just north of Tonbrige...
Another trip to this superb butterfly site, where there is a healthy colony of Northern Brown Argus. There are also plenty of Dark Green Fritillaries here, and the possibility of seeing Grayling and Small Skipper.
This is an event for everyone with an interest in nature and conservation. Many groups in the Stroud area come together for a BIG event.
Join us for the annual Graffham Down picnic. We'll walk around the wonderful Graffham Down reserves looking for summer butterflies as well as opening a moth trap from the previous evening.
Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk through rich butterfly habitat with stunning views.
Butterfly foray for heath and moorland species.
Join the Branch on this joint visit with NWWT Wrexham Branch in search of butterflies and orchids...
Join Bob Clift and the Friends of Southern Country Park for a gentle walk around this lovely local nature reserve looking for summer butterflies and dragonflies
High Brown and Dark Green Fritillaries, Hampsfell and Hampsfield Allotment
Join Steve Kiln for a walk around Broxbourne Wood NR looking for woodland butterflies especially Silver-washed Fritillary with RSPB South East Herts Group. Insect repellent is advisable!
Survey for Marbled Whites and other grassland species
Join us for a walk on Purbeck heathland
Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk with fine views, targeting the Lulworth Skipper and Dark Green Fritillary.
Traps will be placed around Salcey forest the night before. Drop in to see what has been caught and learn more about moths. Free activities will be provided for children.
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 Peter Clarke and Bob Clift on a walk of discovery - looking for woodland butterflies such as the elusive Purple Hairstreak and many grassland species. Do bring binoculars!
A two hour guided walk around these lovely meadows for a variety of butterflies
Join us for a walk along the North Bucks Way to look for summer butterflies.
Target: White-letter Hairstreak and other summer species
Join the Branch on our annual search for Pensychnant’s rarest moths, the Ashworth’s Rustic and Weaver’s Wave...
Join the Branch on this joint event with RSPB and Montgomeryshire Moth Gro up to try to lure Welsh Clearwingswith pheromones...
This guided walk through ancient woodland is a joint event between the Dorset and Wiltshire Branches. A chance to see Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies...
Join the Dorset Branch on this all-day guided walk along the cliff tops, where we hope to see Marbled White, Grayling and Lulworth Skipper butterflies.
Everyone is welcome to join us on this downland walk seeking Chalk Hill Blue butterflies and more!
Join the East Scotland Branch on this survey training day and butterfly walk, where we will look for the Northern Brown Argus and its eggs, as well as other insects...
A good site for Silver-washed Fritillary and White-letter Hairstreak, plus White Admiral, Purple Hairstreak and possibly Purple Emperor,