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Barberry Carpet Moth


Location: Meet at the Town Hall, Malmesbury. Date: Friday the 17th of Jan 2020 Time: 5:30 - 7pm. Join us for a Fun Wassailing Lantern Parade at Malmesbury Town Hall. Back from the Brink invites you to join us for a fun and creative event to celebrate the Barberry Carpet Moth. This beautiful little moth...

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Barberry Planting Bonanza!

Location: The Milldown, Blandford, DT11 7UF Date: 10th January 2020 Time: from 10.15am Join our Barberry Carpet Moth project team and regular volunteers for a Barberry Planting Bonanza! The team will be at The Milldown in Blandford on Friday 10th January 2020, meeting at the car park for the site (point B on the link...

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Barberry Planting

Location: Parking is available at the Tunnel House Inn, Tarlton Road, Coates, Cirencester, GL7 6PW but lift share where possible Date: Sunday 20th October Time: 10am - 3pm As part of our Barberry Carpet Moth project, join Butterfly Conservation, their volunteers and volunteers from the Cotswold Canal Trust to plant 40 Barberries, erect tree shelters...

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Marvellous Moths of Late Summer in Wiltshire

Location: The Nymph Hay Woodland Trust Site, Kington St Michael, SN14 6JL Date: Tuesday 27th August 8.30pm to Midnight And: Wednesday 28th August 9.00am to 10.30am As part of our Barberry Carpet Moth project, join Butterfly Conservation for an evening of moth trapping at The Nymph Hay Woodland Trust site. We will put out light...

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In search of the Barberry Carpet Moth

  Location –  Stourpaine in N Dorset Date – 22nd May. Time – 8:30 - midnight. We will be setting up a couple of mercury vapour light traps on the woodland edges and spend the evening seeing what we can find! We hope to trap Barberry Carpet Moth but if the weather conditions are good...

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