Join Ross McIlwrath, Micro moth and peatlands trainee with Butterfly Conservation Scotland for a free micro moth identification workshop.
An informative workshop about how to search for and identify micro-moths. Content will include:
- Highlighting the resources out there to aid in micro ID and the limitation of each resource.
- Common species found in traps and gardens to look out for and how to identify them.
- How to identify the family groups, to facilitate the recorder to be comfortable with getting to the species level on their own.
- Learn and practice techniques for daytime searches
10:30 am – 4:00 pm. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee will be provided. Please bring appropriate clothing for an outdoor excursion.
This workshop is taking place at three locations:
13th March, National Museum Collection Centre, Granton, Edinburgh, 10:30 - 16:00. Further details on the Butterfly Conservation Scotland Website here.
20th March, Balallan House, 24 Allan Park, Stirling, 10:30 - 16:00. Further details on the Butterfly Conservation Scotland website here.
22nd March, Glasgow Museum Resource Centre, Nitshill, 10:30 - 16:00. Further details on the Butterfly Conservation Scotland website here.