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.

Magdalen Hill Down Reserve

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Conservation Work Party

Wednesday 17th January 2018, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down (BC Reserve), Winchester

Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch on a conservation work party on our Magdalen Hill Down reserve near Winchester. We will be clearing scrub and burning at the top of Original Areas 1 & 2...

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 17th January 2018, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust creating an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied as a result...

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West Midlands: Grafton Wood Work Party

Wednesday 17th January 2018: 10am
Grafton Wood, near Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch on this regular Wednesday work party at Grafton Wood reserve...

Habitat Management At Caeau Ffos Fach / Median Farm

Thursday 18th January 2018: 10.30am
Cross Hands: Caeau Ffos Fach/Median Farm

Light scrub and bramble removal and other light management work needs to be carried out, even with regular summer cattle grazing, on our marsh fritillary reserve near Cross Hands.

Magdalen Hill Down Reserve

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Conservation Work Party

Thursday 18th January 2018, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down (BC Reserve), Winchester

Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch on a conservation work party on our Magdalen Hill Down reserve near Winchester. We will be clearing scrub and burning at the top of Original Areas 1 & 2...

Magdalen Hill Down Reserve

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Conservation Work Party

Friday 19th January 2018, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down (BC Reserve), Winchester

Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch on a conservation work party on our Magdalen Hill Down reserve near Winchester. We will be clearing scrub and burning at the top of Original Areas 1 & 2...

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Gloucestershire: Conservation Work Party

Saturday 20th January 2018, 10.30am-3pm
Strawberry Banks, Oakridge Lynch, east of Stroud

Join the Gloucestershire Branch on a work party at Strawberry Banks, east of Stroud. This site is mainly known for the Marsh Fritillary butterfly, but also has a wide variety of wild flowers. We shall be clearing scrub to maintain the habitat and its diversity...

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Sussex: Work Party

Sunday 21st January 2018, 10.30am-1pm
Bevendean Down, north-east Brighton

Join the Sussex Branch and the Friends of Bevendean Down on a work party in north-east Brighton to prevent scrub and course vegetation from swallowing this habitat which is valuable for chalk grassland butterfly species...

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Upper Thames: Work Party

Sunday 21st January 2018, 10.00am-1.00pm
Aston Upthorpe Downs, South Of Didcot, Oxon

Join the Upper Thames Branch clearing scrub at Aston Upthorpe Downs, south of Didcot..

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Gloucestershire: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 21st January 2018, 10am-3pm
Longwood Common / Nottingham Hill, near Bishops Cleeve, north-east of Checltenham

Join the Gloucestershire Branch on this work party west of Sudeley Castle, where we will be clearing scrub to improve habitat for Wall and other butterflies...

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Sunday 21st January 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Southrey Wood

Coppicing woodland in rotation Contact Steve Green to check that the event is taking place before travelling Grid Reference: TF128681

Habitat Management In Alun Valley

Sunday 21st January 2018: 10am
Alun Valley

Meet at 10.00am at the entrance to Pant Quarry on the west side of the B4265 between Ewenny & St Brides Major. The grid reference is SS896760.

Grizzled Skipper

East Midlands: Grizzled Skipper Work Party Event

Sunday 21st January 2018, 10am-3pm
Nr Granby, South Nottinghamshire

Come along and join a group of like-minded people who are enthusiastic about the conservation of the Grizzled Skipper butterfly...

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Dorset: Conservation Action Day

Sunday 21st January 2018, 9.30am-4.00pm
Lankham Bottom Reserve, near Maiden Newton

Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain Lankham Bottom, our important chalk downland reserve. The work includes gorse and scrub clearance.

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West Midlands: Grafton Wood Work Party

Wednesday 24th January 2018: 10am
Grafton Wood, near Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch on this regular Wednesday work party at Grafton Wood reserve...

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 24th January 2018, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust creating an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied as a result...

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Somerset and Bristol: Little Breach Work Party

Sunday 28th January 2018, 10.30am-2.30pm
Little Breach BC Reserve, Near Culmstock, E Devon

Join us at this work party on our Little Breach BC reserve, which sits near the border of Devon and Somerset...

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West Midlands: Trench Wood Work Party

Sunday 28th January 2018: 10am
Trench Wood Reserve, near Droitwich, Worcestershire

Join the West Midlands Branch's monthly work party at Trench Wood reserve, which is jointly managed with Worcester Wildlife Trust. This ancient woodland is one of the richest woodland sites for wildlife in the county...

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Dorset:Conservation Work Party

Sunday 28th January 2018, 10.00am-3.30pm
Lydlinch, North Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch work party at Lydlinch, where they will be managing habitat in an area crucial to the Marsh Fritillary butterfly. Conservation work is vital to ensure that this habitat is kept suitable for its survival at this site.

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West Midlands: Grafton Wood Work Party

Wednesday 31st January 2018: 10am
Grafton Wood, near Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch on this regular Wednesday work party at Grafton Wood reserve...

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 31st January 2018, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust creating an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied as a result...

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Sussex: Work Party

Thursday 1st February 2018, 9.30am-3.30pm
Oaken Wood, Cranleigh, south of Guildford

Join the Sussex Branch managing habitat at our Oaken Wood reserve...

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Surrey: Work Party

Thursday 1st February 2018, 9.30am-3.30pm
Oaken Wood, Chiddingfold

Join Surrey Branch at our Oaken Wood reserve

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Habitat Management At Ystradgynlais

Friday 2nd February 2018: 10.15am
Ystradgynlais, Swansea

Join us for scrub clearance at a site in Ystradgynlais to help the Marsh Fritillary butterfly...

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Gloucestershire: Conservation Work Party

Saturday 3rd February 2018, 10am-3pm
Prestbury Hill BC Reserve, north-east of Cheltenham

Join the Gloucestershire Branch reducing scrub to maintain grassland on our Prestbury Hill reserve north-east of Cheltenham..