National Insect Week returns in 2020
Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 20:30 to 22:30
An evening wildlife walk
Celebrating National Moth Night and National Insect week, join Barbara Brown for an evening walk searching for glow worms and looking at moths at Gilfach Nature Reserve.
Meet at the Old Farmyard
Grid Reference SN964717
Wheelchair users and People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Female water snipe flies Atherix ibis clasp each other and cluster in big round aggregations on the end of branches overhanging rivers – males entering the swarms are mated repeatedly until they die. The females then lay their eggs in to the water – and all die still in their tight aggregations.