Lancashire: Butterflies Of Lytham St Annes Sand Dunes

Lancashire: Butterflies Of Lytham St Annes Sand Dunes
Saturday 5th August 2017, 10.00am-2.00pm
Lytham St Annes, near Blackpool Airport

Target: Grayling and other summer butterfly species

Meet at: Lancs Wildlife Trust Hut 606 Clifton Drive North, Lytham St Annes (opposite Thursby Home), Grid Ref. SD310307, nearest postcode FY8 2RN.

Parking is available in local roads

Leader: Tom Dunbar

Registration is necessary by email to Tom Dunbar to enable confirmation to you of finalised date.

Alternative date if weather is unsuitable: Sunday 6th August

Participants should bring suitable outdoor clothing, waterproofs and boots or similar. Bring a packed lunch if required, and sun cream and plenty of water in hot weather.

This event is taking place during Big Butterfly Count, the largest insect citizen science project in the world. Why not download an ID chart and take part in a 15-minute count during the event, which runs from 14 July - 6 August? The results help us see how butterflies are faring across the UK.


  • Tom Dunbar