How to go bug hunting

Visitors on an insect hunt at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Cambridgeshire

Find all sorts of creepy crawlies with these tips from The Bug Catcher, one of our team of Elite Rangers.

Hunting for bugs is number 31 on our list of 50 Things to do before you’re 11¾.

The Bug Catcher can name over 300 varieties of moth, so check out her tips - all sorts of weird and wonderful creatures are out there, waiting to be discovered.


How to go bug hunting

In this video, children hunt for bugs at the National Trust's Leigh Woods near Bristol and Sissinghurst in Kent.