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Fort Augustus Moths

Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 10:00 to 13:00

Highlands and Islands Branch Butterfly Conservation event

Meeting place:   Woodland Cottage, Fort Augustus. Grid ref: NH 379 099

Coming from Inverness direction - take the A82 from Inverness towards Fort Augustus. Just before Fort Augustus the Inch Hotel is up on the right. Take the first turning to the right just after the hotel, signposted Jenkins Park and Auchterawe. Take the second gateway on the left into Woodland Cottage, parking in front of garage or at side of house.

If you come on the South Loch Ness road, turn right into village, through the village, past the delimiter speed sign, and take the turning to the left signposted Jenkins Park and Auchtrawe, take the second entrance on the left. 

Description:  This is a privately owned woodland that has never been moth-trapped before. The owners have kindly allowed us access to survey for moths. Traps will be run during the previous night and who knows what we might discover?!

Approx. duration: 10 am until lunchtime

What’s needed:  Midge repellent and appropriate outdoor clothing.

Leader name:  Pete Moore

Leader contact details: Tel 07866 578079  


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 diverse

In UK ants, wasps, bees & sawflies (Hymenoptera) have 6000+ species, just beating true flies (Diptera) at 5000+.

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