Urban butterfly identification workshop in Dundee! *Free - booking required.

Urban butterfly identification workshop in Dundee! *Free - booking required.

Posted on behalf of Butterfly Conservation
Urban Butterfly identification workshop: Dundee

Come along to this free event to learn how to identify and record Dundee's butterflies. The event will introduce all the species you are likely to see in the area, and you'll receive free guides to take away. The aim of the day will be to help new volunteers take part in recording butterflies in urban greenspaces. We will spend the morning indoors learning all about butterflies, then go outside for the afternoon to find some springtime butterflies. This event is suitable for everyone from complete beginners to those with some experience who would like to be more involved in recording butterflies.

Recording butterflies helps us to understand how their populations are doing, and it's a nice way to spend more time outdoors on sunny days.

Date and time: Wednesday 15th May, 10am-3pm

Location: Maxwell Centre, St Salvador Halls, Carnegie Street, Dundee, DD3 7EW

Booking: Booking is essential. Please book by emailing Anthony McCluskey on amccluskey@butterfly-conservation.org or calling 01786 459811 (leave a message if there is no answer).

This event is supported by funds from Scottish Natural Heritage. It is being ran in partnership with The Maxwell Centre.

Details: https://butterfly-conservation.org/events/urban-butterfly-identification-workshop-dundee-0
15 May 2019 at 10:00am
until 15 May 2019 at 3:00pm
Maxwell Centre
St Salvador Halls, Carnegie Street

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