Morning with Moths
Friday 13 July 2018 09:30 - 12:30
Discover the huge diversity of species on the wing at Kingcombe during high summer, before tucking into a delicous home-cooked brunch.
The warm nights of summer provide one of the best times to see the diversity of moth species in the Kingcombe valley. This special morning event will include identification of and discussions about the moths that will have been caught the night before in the range of special humane light traps set around The Kingcombe Centre and reserve.
After your morning of discovery, you will head back to the Centre for a hearty brunch.
David Brown, a former teacher of 20 years experience, has 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’.
Price: £18 pp includes guided activities and brunch.
Times: Meet at 9.30am. Finish approximately 12.30pm.
What to bring: As you will be outside, please bring warm clothing, wet weather jackets and good walking shoes. A notepad and pen would be useful.