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Moth Trapping at Norman Lockyer Observatory

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 21:30 to Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 11:00

A moth recording event at the remarkable Norman Lockyer Observatory with an inspection of the catch on the Saturday morning at 10.00.

Meet at 21.30 hrs on 15th or 10.00hrs on 16th at Grid ref SY 139 883.

The observatory is on high ground in an area of minimal light pollution and surrounded by mixed woodland about 1km from the coast so should produce an interesting suite of species.

Joint with Norman Lockyer Observatory and Devon Moth group.

Leader: Paul Butter

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

Free to all

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Biological control

Predatory ladybirds and parasitoid wasps are used as a biological control for pest insects such as aphids.

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