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Moths at White Scar Quarry

Monday, June 20, 2016 - 21:45 to 23:45

Join the Cumbria Branch on our first public moth event at this limestone grassland site, where extensive management work has been undertaken by our members.

Courtesy of the Landowners of Crosthwaite and Lyth.

Meet at 9.45pm.

Directions: White Scar Quarry is located on the sout-east end of Whitbarrow Scar.

From either direction along the A590, turn off this road at the last turning before (from Barrow direction) or the first turning after (from Kendal direction) the A5074 Lyth Valley road

After 500m, turn right towards Raven's Lodge

Pass through the farm yard, bearing right

Park in the second car park on the left, Grid ref: SD460852, nearest postcode LA8 8EU

For more information, or if the weather looks doubtful, please contact Martin Tordoff,tel: 01539 735935 or 07981 348148 before 5.30pm on the night.

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?

Holo versus hemi

Insect have two main life stage patterns, holometabolous: egg, larva, pupae, adult; and hemimetabolous: egg, nymph, adult.

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