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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The next AGM and Members' Day will be held on Saturday 11 November 2017 at The Jurys Inn Hotel, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS. Information on our AGMs as well as details of our annual reports and reviews can be found here.


EIG Events Information

Sunday 1st January to Sunday 31st December 2017
All Over Europe

Forthcoming Trips and trip reports are advertised through the regular EIG newsletters. Occasional informal meetings are held in the UK, but EIG surveys and activities in Europe are advertised in the newsletter or by emails to members...

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Surrey: Egg Hunt

Tuesday 28th November 2017, 10.30am-0.30pm
Gatwick Airport

Register by Nov 23 to join the Surrey Branch for a Brown Hairstreak egg hunt at Gatwick Airport

Annual Brown Hairstreak Egg Count

Sunday 3rd December 2017: 10am
West Williamston, Pembs

Meet in small reserve car park at SN033058 or, if full, park in village and walk back. Arrive 10.00 for 10.15am start on foreshore. This is a WTSWW reserve and event, for which help has, in recent years, been provided by BC members. Contact: David Redhead, 01646 650155.

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Surrey: Egg Hunt

Monday 4th December 2017, 10.30am-0.30pm
Sanderstead to Whyteleafe Countryside Area

Join the Surrey Branch for a Brown Hairstreak egg hunt: Sanderstead to Whyteleafe Countryside Area

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Surrey: Egg Hunt

Tuesday 12th December 2017, 10.30am-0.30pm
Tolworth Court Farm

Join the Surrey Branch for a Brown Hairstreak egg hunt at Tolworth Court Farm.

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Upper Thames: Field Meeting

Monday 1st January 2018, 10.30am-1.30pm
Otmoor, North Of Headington, Oxon

Join the Upper Thames Branch on a search for the eggs of the Brown Hairstreak butterfly at RSPB Otmoor, Oxon...

Habitat Monitoring In The Alun Valley

Sunday 29th April to Sunday 20th May 2018
Alun Valley, Vale Of Glamorgan

We’ll probably select three Sunday mornings and six weekdays during this 3 week period to operate habitat transects.