Events

You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.

To find an event near you just select your branch area (see In Your Area to find the closest branch to you) and then click the Filter button. You can also refine your selection using the Categories on the left-hand panel.

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West Midlands: Brown Hairstreak Egg Search

Saturday 27th January 2018: 10am
Grafton Wood, east of Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch searching for Brown Hairstreak eggs in our Grafton Wood reserve near Worcester...

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Upper Thames: Field Meeting

Saturday 3rd March 2018, 10.30am-1.30pm
Bernwood Meadows, north-east of Oxford, Bucks

Help the Upper Thames Branch search for Brown Hairstreak butterfly eggs at BBOWT's Bernwood Meadows reserve, north-east of Oxford...

Orange Tip

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 6th May 2018: 11.00am
Homefield Wood, Bockmer End, Bucks

Join us on the first field trip of the season to look for early Spring butterflies

Field Trip

Sunday 13th May 2018: 10.00am
Lincolnshire Coast

A chance to survey the butterflies along some of the Lincolnshire coast

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 19th May 2018: 10.00am
Pitstone Quarry, Bucks

Join us on a trip to Pitstone Qaurry for the Small Blue and other spring species

Green Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 20th May 2018: 11.00am
Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon

Join us on a trip to the Oxfordshire Downs to look for spring butterflies.

Visits To Marsh Fritillary Sites

26th May to 17th June 2018
Various, In South Wales

Visits to actual or potential Marsh Fritillary sites in South Wales. Provisional dates - please check nearer the time. Actual dates will depend on the weather.

Adonis Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 26th May 2018: 10.30am
Lardon Chase, Berks

Join us on a field trip targeting the Adonis Blue and other spring species.

Black Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Tuesday 29th May 2018: 2.00pm
Finemere Wood, Bucks

Join us on a field trip to look for Black Hairstreak pupae.

Adonis Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Thursday 31st May 2018: 2.00pm
Yoesden Bank, Bucks

Join us on a trip to see Adonis Blue and other late spring species.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 2nd June 2018: 11.00am
Bradenham Bucks

Join us on a trip to see the Small Blue along with other early summer butterflies.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 3rd June 2018: 10.30am
Shotover Hill And Brasenose Wood, Oxon

Join us on a joint field meeting with Shotover Wildlife.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 16th June 2018: 10.30am
Finemere Wood, Bucks

Join our Black Hairstreak species champion on a trip to see 'his' butterfly.

Field Trip

Saturday 16th June 2018: 10.00am
Lake District

This field trip forms part of a weekend trip to the Lake District

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 20th June 2018, 7.00pm-9.30pm
Didcot, Oxon

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...

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 23rd June 2018: 10.30am
Holtspur Reserve, Bucks

Join us on a field trip at our reserve at Holtspur Bottom.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 27th June 2018, 7.00pm-9.30pm
Didcot, Oxon

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...

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 4th July 2018, 7.00pm-9.30pm
Didcot, Oxon

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...

Field Trip

Saturday 7th July 2018: 10.00am
Ashings Lane Reserves Complex

A chance to explore and survey a variety of habitats created for wildlife.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 11th July 2018, 6.30pm-9.00pm
Didcot, Oxon

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...

Field Trip

Sunday 15th July 2018: 10.00am
Old Wood, Skellingthorpe

A former famous entomological site that had become neglected until the Woodland Trust acquired the site

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 18th July 2018, 6.30pm-9.00pm
Didcot, Oxon

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...