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  • Moth Night: Tentsmuir Point National Nature Reserve

    Friday 3rd May to Thursday 26th September 2019, 9:00pm-7:00am

    A new monthly trapping event to be held in various locations in Tentsmuir Forest. 

  • East Lothian to see Northern Brown Argus

    Sunday 21st July 2019, 10:30am-3:30pm

    Whiteadder, B6355, Gamelshiel, East Lothian, TD11 3SL

    Join us on this trip to Bothwell Water to see the Northern Brown Argus butterfly.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • East Scotland: Moths & Bats at Leith Hall

    Friday 26th July 2019, 8:30pm-10:30pm

    Leith Hall car park, Kennethmont AB54 4NQ Aberdeenshire

    Families are being invited to join our local moth recorder to learn more about the fascinating world of moths, using light and sugar traps (that don’t harm the moths) to attract these night-flying creatures! You'll also get to go learn more about bats and go on a walk to find some... 

  • East Scotland: A Walk round St Mary's Loch

    Saturday 27th July 2019, 11:00am-4:00pm

    Meet at St. Dunstan’s car park (Health Centre) Melrose, TD6 9RX

    Join us on this wildlife walk around the loch, where we might get to see Northern Brown Argus butterflies.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Red Moss of Balerno: Bog Day event!

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 10:00am-1:00pm

    Red Moss of Balerno, Edinburgh

    Peat Bogs are wonderful places for wildlife -join us at the Red Moss nature reserve to discover what lives there!

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • East Scotland: Big Butterfly Count, Moths & more at Duthie Park Environment Day

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 12:00pm-4:00pm

    Rangers Office, Duthie Park, Polmuir Road, Aberdeen AB11 7TH

    Come and visit the Butterfly Conservation stand at Duthie Park Environment Day - we'll be running children's activities, have moths on display and if the weather is good, we'll help you take part in the Big Butterfly Count!

  • East Scotland: Marvellous Moths & Big Butterfly Count

    Tuesday 30th July 2019, 10:00am-12:30pm

    Burn o’ Vat Visitor Centre, near Dinnet AB34 5NB Aberdeenshire

    Discover the amazing diversity of moths and their roles in nature! This is also a chance to find out how to take part in the Big Butterfly Count...

  • East Scotland: Night Hunters & their Prey

    Friday 2nd August 2019, 8:00pm-11:00pm

    Visitor Information Centre, Crathie AB35 5UL

    A fun evening to get up close and personal with bats and moths.

  • East Scotland: Butterfly Walk at Tentsmuir Point National Nature Reserve

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 10:00am-4:00pm

    Tentsmuir Point National Nature Reserve, Tayport, Fife, KY16 0DR

    Join us at Tentsmuir - to count the Grayling butterfly at one of its main sites in Fife. You could also see species like the Comma, Common Blue, Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Small Tortoiseshell, Painted Lady and Small Copper.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Edinburgh: Butterflies of the National Cycle Network

    Tuesday 6th August 2019, 10:30am-3:30am

    Sustrans Scotland, Rosebery House, Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh

    Do you enjoy spotting wildlife when out walking and cycling? Would you like to be able to identify the butterflies you see on your local National Cycle Network route and contribute to national records?

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

     

  • Holyrood Park Moths

    Saturday 10th August 2019, 9:00am-11:00am

    Holyrood Park Education Centre, Edinburgh

    Come and meet the moths that live in Holyrood Park, Edinburgh!

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • East Scotland. Butterfly walk for Scotch Argus and Common Blue

    Saturday 10th August 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm

    Craigower Hill, Perthshire PH16 5EL

    Join us on this butterfly walk, where we will be looking for Scotch Argus and Common Blue at Craigower Hill, Perthshire.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Butterfly Walk: Grayling Hunt in North Fife Quarry

    Wednesday 14th August 2019, 12:00am-4:00pm

    Join us at this unique location to look for and count Grayling butterflies!

  • Scotland: Peeswit Moss Bog Squad Volunteer Work Party

    Saturday 31st August 2019, 10:00am-3:00pm

    Peeswit Moss near Penicuik

    Scrub clearance at Peeswit Moss (by Gladhouse Reservoir, Midlothian) with the Bog Squad to help improve habitat for the Large Heath butterfly and protect the valuable peatland.

  • Moth Night at Woodside Walled Garden nr Jedburgh

    Friday 27th to Saturday 28th September 2019, 6:30pm-10:30am

    Discover moth-trapping and some wonderful autumn moths

  • East Scotland: A Wild Night Out at Seaton Park

    Saturday 28th September 2019, 6:30pm-10:30pm

    Seaton Park carpark, Don Street, Aberdeen, AB24 1XS

    An evening of entering the mysterious world of night creatures.

  • East Scotland: Moth Night at St. Cyrus

    Saturday 28th September 2019, 6:30pm-10:30pm

    St. Cyrus NNR Visitor Centre, The Old Lifeboat Station, St. Cyrus, DD10 0AQ

    A moth evening at St. Cyrus National Nature Reserve.