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Butterfly Walk and Moth Trap Inspection at Horsenden Hill

Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 09:30 to 13:00

Join the Herts and Middlesex Branch on a morning walk to see summer butterflies, including White-letter Hairstreak, Marbled White and Purple Hairstreak. We will also inspect the moth trap run last night.

There are toilets near the car park, but not on the walk itself.

The terrain is a little uneven in part and insect repellent is advisable.

Meet at 9.30am at Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford, Grid ref: TQ163840 [Landranger Map 176], nearest postcode UB6 7NU.


Perivale (Central line); 5 mins walk north from Perivale

297 bus from Ealing Broadway; 2 mins north from the 297 bus stop at the junction of Horsenden Lane South and Bilton Road

For more information, or if you would like to attend, please contact Dave Howdon, tel: 020 8426 6621

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for ages over 18

Cost details

Free of charge

Register in Advance

To attend this event please register in advance.

Did you know?

Most gregarious hibernators

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