National Insect Week is HERE
Join us at 9.00 pm for a celebration of moths and recording. Discover the beauty of these night-time creatures and the different ways of attracting them. Finish around 10.45 pm. Ages 8+, under-16s must be with an adult. Adult £5, Child £3. No dogs. Booking: Advised.
In the morning join us between 9 and 10 am to take a look at last night’s selection of beautiful moths. and to enjoy breakfast from Harestanes Café. Ages 8+, under-16s must be with an adult. Adult £5, Child £3. No dogs. Booking: Advised.
Harestanes (NT641244) is just off the A68, 6km north of Jedburgh.
Adult £5, Child £3. No dogs. Booking: Advised.
To attend this event please register 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.