Join Surrey Branch for a field trip to Pewley Down; target: Small Blue
Species to look out for
The Chequered Skipper has been returned to England after 40 year absence
BC's Small Blue project aims to improve chalk downland habitats on the North Downs, mainly between Guildford and Dorking, for Britain’s smallest butterfly. Project Officer Fiona Haynes tells us more....
Alan Titchmarsh is calling on gardeners to make a metre for wildlife this summer by providing a refuge for struggling butterflies, moths and other pollinators.
See our Recording Guide for details of:
Surrey & SW London branch was created in 1995 from London (1980-94) branch. Membership reached 1,000 in 2014
& 1,200 in 2017
Surrey reserve: Oaken Wood
Epsom Common field trip, July:
SWITCHED to Wed 4th from Thu 5th
May 22, Devil’s Punchbowl: 11 trippers; 20 Green Hairstreaks laying on Bird’s−foot trefoil. Gillian Elsom
May 19, Oaken Wood: 16 trippers, 11 species, incl four male Wood Whites in communal feast. FK
May 19: Work Parties updated for June.
See Facebook Group:
Small Blues in Surrey
Mar 16: Spring Skipper online.
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