Friday 26th April 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm
Neroche Hall, Bickenhall,Taunton TA3 6TY
Please join us to learn how you can help to survey for Small Pearl-bordered and Marsh Fritillary butterflies
Tuesday 30th April 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm
Woodland Classroom, Yarner Wood NNR
An identification workshop focusing on these two very similar fritillary species.
Sunday 5th May 2019, 1:00pm
Great Torrington Commons car park
A field trip with a good chance of seeing both Pearl-bordered and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries.
Thursday 16th May 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm
Hembury Hillfort top car park
Guided walk at Hembury Woods and Hillfort near Buckfastleigh
Sunday 19th May 2019, 11:00am-4:30pm
East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve (parking nr. Yarner House)
Family Event: March the Flycatcher back to his woods and enjoy a wild day out learning about the creatures he shares his summer home with.
Thursday 23rd May 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm
Hound Tor Car Park, TQ13 9XG
An identification and survey workshop focused on Marsh Fritillary, Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, and Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk-moth.
Saturday 25th May 2019, 1:00pm
Gatherly moor entrance to Cookworthy Woods
Guided walk at Cookworthy Woods near Holsworthy, for Wood White & Grizzled Skipper.
Sunday 9th June 2019, 10:30am
Whitlands, grid ref. SY 306 910
Guided walk through Jurassic Coast Undercliffs NNR starting with a look at moths caught the night before then focussing on Humble Glades.
Sunday 9th June 2019, 1:30pm
Dunsdon Devon Wildlife Trust reserve car park
Guided walk around Dunsdon Devon Wildlife Trust reserve, near Tamar lakes, and possibly Vole House Farm North Devon
Friday 14th June 2019, 9:00pm
Parking area at New England Quarry
Moth Event at New England Wood near Lee Mill
Friday 21st June 2019, 9:00pm
Newbridge car park
Moth event at Dart Valley near Holne, Devon Wildlife Trust Reserve
Saturday 22nd June 2019, 11:00am
Tiverton Hospital Wildlife Garden tour & walk at Cove Down Farm
Sunday 30th June 2019, 10:30am-2:30pm
Ashclyst Forest Gate car park
Guided walk at Ashclyst Forest best known for the White Admiral, Silver-washed Fritillaries and Scarlet Tiger moths
Saturday 6th July 2019, 9:00pm
Plymbridge Woods National Trust car park
Moth event at Plymbridge Woods, Plymouth
Sunday 7th July 2019, 1:00pm
Car park at Maddacombe, Kingskerwell
Guide walk on Kerswell Down, Kingskerwell, for a variety of butterfly species including White Admiral, Brown Argus and Silver-washed Fritillary
Saturday 13th July 2019, 1:00pm
Car parking area at SX 707 714
Guided walk at Aish Tor nr. Poundsgate, one of the best sites for High Brown Fritillary as well as Dark Green Fritillary
Saturday 20th July 2019, 10:30am-12:30pm
Fingle Bridge, Dartmoor, EX6 6PW
Help Butterfly Conservation and the Fingle Rangers search for butterflies as part of the Big Butterfly Count.
Saturday 20th July 2019, 9:00pm
Dawlish Warren Inner car park
Moth event at Dawlish Warren NNR
Friday 26th to Saturday 27th July 2019, 9:00pm-10:00am
Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth
Moth event at Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth
Sunday 28th July 2019, 11:00am
Alners' Gorse BC Reserve
Guided walk at Alners' Gorse BC Reserve, Dorset, with option to go on to Rooksmoor
Wednesday 31st July 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm
Exact location TBC, near Widecombe-in-the-Moor
A workshop focused on the identification and survey techniques for Marsh Fritillary caterpillars.
Sunday 4th August 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm
Welcombe Mouth near Hartland, North Devon
Join us on this guided walk at Welcombe Mouth near Hartland, North Devon, with target species of Wall and possibly Grayling. A great opportunity to take part in The Big Butterfly Count too!
Saturday 24th August 2019, 11:00am-3:30pm
Fontmell Down, Near Shaftesbury, Dorset
Join the Dorset and Wiltshire Branches at this joint event near Shaftesbury to find the Silver-spotted Skipper and other species...
Saturday 24th August 2019, 8:30pm
Plymbridge Woods National Trust car park
Moth event at Plymbridge Woods, near Plymouth
Saturday 7th September 2019, 7:00pm
East Budleigh Common
Moth event at East Budleigh Common with possible sightings of late summer heath specialist moths including The Anomalous
Friday 27th September 2019, 7:00pm
Meeth Quarry Devon Wildlife Trust
Moth event at Meeth Quarry Devon Wildlife Trust with a target species of the Clifden Nonpareil moth.
Saturday 19th October 2019, 10:00am
Boniface Centre, Crediton Parish Church, Church Lane CREDITON EX17 2AH
Devon Butterfly Conservation MEMBERS’ DAY & AGM