Introduction to garden moths

Learn all about moth trapping and how you can identify these beautiful garden creatures.

  • Booking essential

This is an opportunity to meet our Ecology Volunteers and learn more about garden moths. Moth traps will be set the night before and the moths examined during the session. The Ecology team will teach you the basics of moth trapping and explain what equipment and books may be of help. The team will also explain how you can help monitor wildlife by submitting the data you collect.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01305 262366
Dogs on leads are welcome.
£5 per person including normal admission charge. Booking required by email


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
5 July 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available

Contact Info

Hardy's Cottage
Call 01305 262366

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Introduction to garden moths

Fri 05 Jul 2019
Learn all about moth trapping and how you can identify these beautiful garden creatures.