Tuesday 31st July 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
Reigate & Colley Hills
Join the Surrey Branch for a field trip to Reigate & Colley Hills; target: Silver-spotted Skipper and Chalk Hill Blue butterflies. This is an opportunity to join in Big Butterfly Count...
Tuesday 31st July 2018, 10.30am-3.00pm
Rough Bank, Near Bisley
This is a work party to remove as much ragwort as possible. If the weather is kind then there's a good chance of seeing Chalkhill Blues.
Wednesday 1st August 2018, 10.00am-2.00pm
Moth Trap Opening and Butterfly Survey as part of the Shifting Sands Project with Sharon Hearle. All welcome suitable for beginners.
Wednesday 1st August 2018: 10.30am
Prees Heath Commmon Reserve, just south of Whitchurch
Join us at the last sanctuary for the Silver-studded Blue butterfly in the Midlands to help us maintain the habitat for this special butterfly and the other wildlife found on the reserve.
Thursday 2nd August 2018: 10.30am
Walk round this Natural England Reserve looking for summer butterflies including Grayling and Dark Green Fritillary.
Thursday 2nd August 2018, 11am-4pm
Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Come and meet members of East Midlands Butterfly Conservation at the National Trust's Hardwick Hall! There will be a chance to take part in a quiz, do a Big Butterfly Count and get help with butterfly identification.
Thursday 2nd August 2018: 11.00am
Greenham Common, Berks
Join us on a walk to look for Grayling and other summer butterflies.
Friday 3rd to Saturday 4th August 2018, 7.00pm-11.00am
Join Dorset branch for a moth trapping seesion and/or an inspection of the catch in the morning
Friday 3rd August 2018, 9.00pm-10.00am
Brantwood, East side Coniston Water
Examining the overnight moth collection at Brantwood
Satrurday 4th August 2018, 10.30am-1.30pm
Grayling Hunt starting in the King’s Forest.
Saturday 4th August 2018, 9.40am-4.30pm
Great Train Journey West: Dorking-Gomshall
Join Surrey Branch for a Great Train Journey West from Dorking Deepdene (NOT Main) to Gomshall; 10km return walk along the North Downs; target: 25+ species.
Saturday 4th August 2018, 10.00am-2.30pm
Tentsmuir Forest and NNR
Join us on a short walk looking for Butterflies along the coastal path from Tentsmuir car park to Tentsmuir Point NNR. Species commonly found include Small Pearl-bordered and Dark Green Fritillaries, Small Copper, Common Blue, Green Hairstreak and Grayling. Day-flying moths are well-represented, with Cinnabar and Six-spot Burnet. Weather permitting a moth trap will be run overnight to be opened at 10:00 before the walk.
Saturday 4th August 2018, 11.00am-3.30pm
Little Bredy, West Dorset
Join Dorset branch on a ramble through the beautiful countryside of west Dorset
Saturday 4th August 2018, 1.00pm-5.00pm
Allithwaite Quarry, Wartbarrow And Humphrey Head
Northern Brown Argus, Wall and White-letter Hairstreak on limestone grassland
Saturday 4th August 2018, 1.00pm-3pm
Join the Branch and the Friends of Halsey Field at this fantastic butterfly site to take part in a Big Butterfly Count and a guided butterfly walk...
Saturday 4th August 2018, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Bolshayne Farm Colyton
A butterfly walk around this farm run with nature in mind where we will be part of the Big Butterfly Count.
Saturday 4th August, 8.00pm-midnight
Coast Road, Cove
Enter the mysterious world of night creatures!
Sunday 5th August 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian
Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.
Sunday 5th August 2018: 10.30am
Shoreham, north of Sevenoaks
Join the Kent Branch at our White Hill reserve, where we hope to see Chalk Hill Blues butterflies, amongst others. This is the last day of the Big Butterfly Count survey - why not download a...
Sunday 5th August 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm
A Big Butterfly Count walk over a woodland and limestone grassland site, home to Chalk Hill Blue and Brown Argus.
Sunday 5th August 2018: 10.30am
Jurassic Coast Undercliffs
An extensive walk through the NNR focussing on Humble Glades
Sunday 5th August 2018, 1.30pm
Join us for a beautiful walk along one of our National Trust transects.
Sunday 5th August 2018, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Rodwell Trail, Weymouth
Families are being invited to join BC on this guided butterfly walk along the old railway line between Weymouth and Portland...
Sunday 5th August 2018: 2pm
Devil's Dyke (The Reach End)
Come and enjoy a guided walk in search of Chalk Hill Blue butterfly and other grassland species - this is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!
Monday 6th August 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm
Bindon Hill, Lulworth, Purbeck
Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk with fine views, targeting the Chalkhill Blue
Monday 6th August 2018: 8pm
Pensychnant Nature Reserve, Conwy
Join the Branch at this informal meeting of North Wales Moth-ers and natural history enthusiasts - all welcome!
Tuesday 7th August 2018, 10.30am-13.30pm
Aiming to see Grayling and other downland species on this National Trust owned site.
Tuesday 7th August 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
Dawney Heath & Brookwood Cemetery, Pirbright
Join the Surrey Branch for a field trip to Dawney Heath & Brookwood Cemetery; target: Grayling.
Wednesday 8th August 2018, 10.30am-3.00pm
Discover the wonderful world of butterflies and bees at the Rococo Garden and learn how to attract them to your own garden.