Dorset's Butterflies and Moths
Discover the diversity of summer butterflies and moths across Dorset’s famed landscape of chalk downlands, pastures, woodlands and coast
Led by David Brown
Wed 1 - Sun 5 July 2015
This special course will explore a number of diverse chalk downland and coastal habitats, rich in butterflies that are active in high summer. Visits to Giant Hill, Cerne Abbas, Powerstock Common and Lulworth Cove home to the famed Lulworth skipper, will allow you to discover the range of butterflies and day flying moths in this area.
In addition, we will be using moth light traps in the grounds of The Kingcombe Centre to provide an opportunity to learn through identification workshops in addition to illustrated talks.
Suitable for all levels of experience.
David Brown, a former teacher of 20 years experience has also lectured at Warwick University on Lepidoptera for many years. He has conducted successful courses for the Field Studies Council and Adult Residential Colleges Association since 1990. David is the County Moth Recorder for Warwickshire and author of ‘The Larger Moths Of Warwickshire’.
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