National Insect Week returns in 2020
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 10:30 to 16:00
Learn more about the butterflies and their habitats from an expert.
Learn more about the butterflies and their habitats from an expert. Weather permitting, spot and identify some of the common and possibly rarer species of chalk grassland habitat at a mid-Kent reserve.
This event is for beginners and those wishing to improve their identification skills
In the afternoon the site to be visited is Queendown Warren. Map Ref. TQ 827629
By the end of the session participants will be able to:
1. Identify common butterflies likely to be seen in the summer months
2. Identify food plants for caterpillars and adults
3. Understand more about butterfly lifecycles, habitat management and species reintroductions
Book via the Wildlife Trust website.
To attend this event please register in advance.
Wheelchair accessible. All surface path around wildlife garden. Pond with accessible platform.
Disabled access to the barn and nature park (with its short nature trail) is very good.