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.

Marsh Frit

North Wales: Guided Butterfly Walk

Saturday 26th May 2018, 12.30pm-3.30pm
Cors Erddreiniog Nature Reserve, between Bryn Teg and Capel Coch in eastern Anglesey

Join the Branch on this guided butterfly walk to find the Marsh Fritillary...

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North Wales: Moth Group Meeting

Monday 4th June 2018: 8pm
Pensychnant Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join the Branch at this informal meeting of North Wales Moth-ers and natural history enthusiasts - all welcome!

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North Wales: Moths, Nightjars And Nightlife

Friday 8th June 2018, 8.30pm-11.30pm
Cors Bodgynydd, Gwydyr Forest, Betws y Coed, Conwy

Join the Branch at this event to see and hear Nightjars, but also to go through moth traps - if the weather is good, we should see lots!

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North Wales: Moth Trapping At RSPB Conwy

Monday 11th to Tuesday 12th June 2018: 9.30am
Llandudno Junction, RSPB Conwy Reserve

Join the Branch for a privileged opportunity to run a moth trap on the reserve, where we are hoping to find the Obscure Wainscot moth, and other obscure wainscots!

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North Wales: Transect Recording Workshop

Saturday 16th June 2018, 12.30pm-3.30pm
Llysfaen Village Hall, Dolwen Road, Colwyn Bay, Clwyd

Join the Branch at this butterfly transect refresher (learn how to monitor butterflies) and a field work session -weather permitting...

Moth Night Event

North Wales: National Moth Night Weekend At Pensychnant

Saturday 16th to Sunday 17th June 2018: 9pm
Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join the North Wales Branch for National Moth Night weekend! We'll be searching for grass moths at 9pm on Saturday before setting moth traps and then on Sunday morning join us from 11am to go through the traps!

Silver-studded Blue

North Wales: Great Orme Butterflies

Sunday 24th June 2018, 10.30am-3pm
Llandudno

Join the Branch on this three-mile butterfly walk to see species like the Silver-studded Blue and Grayling, along with other wildlife.

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North Wales: Moth Trapping

Monday 25th to Tuesday 26th June 2018
Ty Uchaf, Pentrefoelas

Join the Branch for this privileged opportunity to trap overnight in the ancient award-winni ng meadows at TyUchaf Farm...

Tiger Moth

North Wales: Moth Group Meeting

Monday 2nd July 2018: 8pm
Pensychnant Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join the Branch at this informal meeting of North Wales Moth-ers and natural history enthusiasts - all welcome!

Peacock Butterfly

North Wales: Orchids and Butterflies

Sunday 8th July 2018, 2pm-5pm
Minera Quarry NWWT Nature Reserve

Join the Branch on this joint visit with NWWT Wrexham Branch in search of butterflies and orchids...

Moth Trapping

North Wales: Ashworth’s Rustic Weekend

Saturday 14th to Sunday 15th July 2018
Pensychnant Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join the Branch on our annual search for Pensychnant’s rarest moths, the Ashworth’s Rustic and Weaver’s Wave...

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North Wales: Welsh Clearwing Moths

Saturday 14th July 2018: 1pm
Lake Vyrnwy

Join the Branch on this joint event with RSPB and Montgomeryshire Moth Gro up to try to lure Welsh Clearwingswith pheromones...

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North Wales: Pensychnant Bioblitz!

Friday 20th July 2018
Pensychnant Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join us in recording as many species of plant, animal and fungi as possible within a 24hour period! There will also be guided walks and displays by many groups including Butterfly Conservation and Pensychnant’s Moth Group.

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North Wales: Moth Group Meeting

Monday 6th August 2018: 8pm
Pensychnant Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join the Branch at this informal meeting of North Wales Moth-ers and natural history enthusiasts - all welcome!

Moth Trapping

North Wales: Sandhill Rustic Search

Monday 13th August 2018: 8.30pm
Morfa car park, Beach Rd, Conwy LL32 8GA

Join the North Wales Branch on this search for a rare moth - the Sandhill Rustic! Bring a torch...

Deaths-head Hawk-moth

North Wales: Moths For The Glaslyn Ospreys

Sunday 2nd September 2018: 10am
Pont Croesor Nr., Bryn Ffynnon, Prenteg, Porthmadog

Join the Branch to go through the moth traps set out the night before at the Glaslyn Osprey Hide, at Pont Croesor - we've found Death's-head Hawk-moths here in the past!

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North Wales: Moth Group Meeting

Monday 3rd September 2018: 8pm
Pensychnant Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Conwy

Join the Branch at this informal meeting of North Wales Moth-ers and natural history enthusiasts - all welcome!

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North Wales: Branch AGM/Members’ Day

Saturday 6th October 2018, 10.30am-4.15pm
Pensychnant Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Sychnant Pass, Conwy

Want to find out more about Butterfly Conservation and what happens in North Wales? Want to learn more about butterflies and moths in North Wales? Then come to our Branch AGM/Members Day!