Saturday 25th June 2022, 10:00am-12:00pm
Loch of Leys, Hill of Banchory
- Helen Rowe
Discover the variety of butterflies, moths, damselflies and dragonflies of the Loch of Leys Local Nature Conservation Site near Hill of Banchory. This will involve a short (approx. 1.5 miles/2.5km) walk on informal woodland paths and edges of a wetland area, plus opening a light trap set the night before to see moths and a spot of pond dipping!
Event organised in partnership with Aberdeenshire Council Ranger Service for Insect Week 2022.
Booking essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/350398259627
Suitable for adults and older children (8+), under 16s must be accompanied.
Bring outdoor clothing suited to weather and long trousers best (some tall vegetation), and stout footwear - walking boots or wellies recommended (some uneven & wet ground), plus if you have them, binoculars.
Meet: Burnett House car park, Banchory Business Centre, Burn O’ Bennie Road, Banchory AB31 5ZU.