Events

Sunday June 4, 2017
Start: 11:00
End: 15:30

Although the timing is difficult and a lot will depend on the weather, we have an opportunity to visit Tresellern Marsh on the eastern side of Bodmin moor to see the display of orchids that the farmer, Maurice Hoskin is so justly proud of. This will be a good time to check for butterflies, especially the Marsh Fritillary, one of the key species in the new 'All the Moor Butterflies' (Butterfly Conservation) project and not too late to look out for Small Pearl-borders. 

There should be lots of other plants in flower and insects and birds. We may even hear the cuckoo! 

Saturday June 10, 2017
Start: 13:00
End: 16:00

Heath Fritillary butterfly

All are welcome to join in with this event organised by Cornwall Butterfly Conservation and led by Richard Vulliamy. Although the focus will be on the nationally scarce Heath Fritillary butterfly, there will be others and an interesting flora including many orchids and Bastard Balm.

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