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: National Conservation Day Of Action

Saturday 10th March 2018, 10.30am-2.30pm
Heathfield Reserve, near Bovey Tracey

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Butterfly Conservation, a National Day of Conservation Action is taking place on Saturday 10 March 2018. The Devon Branch will be holding a work party at Heathfield Reserve near Bovey Tracey...

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Devon: Yarner Wood Fritillary Workshop

Thursday 26th April 2018, 10.30am-3.00pm
Woodland Classroom At Yarner Woods NNR

Identification workshop focussing on Pearl-bordered and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries.

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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

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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.

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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.