Events

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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KENTISH GLORY PHEROMONE LURING WORKSHOP

Saturday 5th May 2018: 10.00am start
Dinnet, Aberdeenshire

Kentish Glory moths are an incredibly rare and beautiful species that now can only be found in NE Scotland in the UK. We are seeking volunteers to help monitor this special species.

May Moths in the Garden

Sunday 6th May 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

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.

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MARVELLOUS MOTHS & POWERFUL POLLINATORS

Saturday 12th May 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm (10.30am for moth trap opening)
Braemar, Aberdeenshire

As part of the Cairngorms Nature BIG Weekend, local ranger services and wildlife experts will offer a day of activities for families and nature lovers around Braemar, including this event:

Moth Morning At Woodhall Dean

Saturday 19th May 2018, 9.30am-10.30am
Woodhall Dean SWT Reserve

Moth morning at Woodhall Dean SWT reserve in an outing held jointly with Edinburgh Natural History Society. The day will consist of inspecting the catch from the previous night's moth trapping, followed by an optional walk round the reserve at 10.30 am.

June Moths In The Garden

Sunday 3rd June 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

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.

Moth Night Event

WINGED & WATERY WONDERS

Saturday 16th June 2018, 10.00am-12.00noon
Banchory, Aberdeenshire

Meet some wee woodland beasties, including live moths caught the night before and discover who is lurking in the pond at Burnett Park!

July Moths In The Garden

Sunday 1st July 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

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.

August Moths In The Garden

Sunday 5th August 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

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.

Moth Morning At Vogrie Park

Saturday 11th August 2018, 9.00am-11.00am
Vogrie Country Park, Gorebridge

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.

Moth Trapping

East Scotland, Borders: Moths In The Manor Valley Near Peebles

Wednesday 22nd to Thursday 23rd August 2018, 8.00pm-11.00am
Manor Valley Near Peebles

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.

September Moths In The Garden

Sunday 2nd September 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

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.