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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Devon: Field Trip - Lydford BC Reserve

Sunday 27th May 2018: 11.00am
Lydford BC Reserve

Another chance to visit this wonderful reserve for Heath Fritillary, Pearl-bordered and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries

Child with Privet-hawk Moth

Somerset: Family Wildlife Event At Nutcombe Bottom

Wednesday 30th May 2018, 10am-4pm
Nutcombe Bottom

Join the adventure! Come and explore the natural world with family games and activities lasting all day. A joint event with Exmoor National Park Authority, Forestry Commission, and Butterfly Conservation.

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Devon: Marsh Fritillary Guided Walk

Sunday 3rd June 2018, 11am-1pm
Langaford Farm Charitable Trust, Dartmoor

A guided walk to look and learn about the wildlife of Langaford Farm's beautiful meadows.

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Devon: Field Trip - Ashclyst Forest

Sunday 10th June 2018: 1.00pm
Ashclyst Forest

An afternoon exploration of this large area of woodland best known at this time of year for the beautiful White Admiral, lots of Silver-washed Fritillaries and Scarlet Tiger moths.

Comma Butterfly in garden

Devon: Bats and Butterflies Galore

Wednesday 13th June 2018, 2pm-10.30pm
The Garden House, Buckland Monachorum

Join Butterfly Conservation and the Greater Horseshoe Bat Project for a series of activities throughout the day in the beautiful gardens at The Garden House, Devon.

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Devon: Moth Event - Norman Lockyer Observatory

Friday 15th to Saturday 16th June 2018, 9.30pm-10.00am
Norman Lockyer Observatory

A moth recording event at the remarkable Observatory with an inspection of the catch on the Saturday morning at 10.00.

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Devon: Field Trip - Bircham Valley LNR

Wednesday 4th July 2018, 11.55am-4.00pm
Bircham Valley LNR

The site has a good range of meadow species such as Marbled White as well as lots of Silver-washed Fritillaries.

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Devon: Field Trip - Bolshayne Farm Colyton

Saturday 4th August 2018, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Bolshayne Farm Colyton

A butterfly walk around this farm run with nature in mind where we will be part of the Big Butterfly Count.

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Devon: Field Trip - Fontmell Down

Sunday 19th August 2018: 11.00am
Fontmell Down Nature Reserve

Guided Walk - Fontmell Down - The last Dorset refuge of the Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Dorset: Guided Walk - Fontmell Down

Sunday 19th August 2018, 11.00am-4.00pm
Fontmell Down, Near Shaftesbury, Dorset

Join the Dorset and Devon Branches at this joint event near Shaftesbury to find the Silver-spotted Skipper and other species...