Category Archives: Events

Africa Alive! Bioblitz event 20th/21st July 2019.

I have received this invite for moth enthusiasts to the Africa Alive! Bioblitz, anyone interested in helping out then the contact details are listed at the end of the message. Neil My name is Ruth Wallis and I work at … Continue reading

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Grey carpet moth survey 31st May 2019, Elveden.

Sharon Hearle from BC is planning a Grey Carpet survey day in Suffolk on Friday 31st May 10.30am – 2pm.  She has got a list of sites on the Elvden Estate with Flixweed and where can be visited. Meet on … Continue reading

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Suffolk Moth Group Indoor Meeting – Saturday 9th March 2019.

  Here are the details for the group’s annual indoor event. Doors will open at 9.30am for setting up, refreshments and general chat plus looking at exhibits. The meeting will officially start from around 10am. Some of the group will … Continue reading

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Suffolk Moth Group leaf miner meeting 7th October 2018.

5 people met up at Hemley church for this meeting on a gloriously sunny autumn day. The aim was to head down to the extensive saltmarsh habitat beside the river Deben to see what moth species associated with that habitat … Continue reading

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Suffolk Moth Group leaf miner day 7th October – a word of warning.

This is a warning to anyone planning to attend the leaf miner day tomorrow. There is a motorcycle show going on at Trinity park (Suffolk showground) from 9am onwards which will increase traffic in the general area around the junction … Continue reading

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Suffolk Moth Group meeting Hen reedbeds 15th September 2018 – a wainscot surprise!

11 moth-ers met up for this meeting, the last night-time field event for the year. The target was to try and see if Clifden Nonpareil would put in another appearance after it was seen last year at the site. Before … Continue reading

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Suffolk Moth Group meeting Hen Reedbeds – Saturday night (15th).

The last moth evening for the year for the group is this weekend at Hen reedbeds, hoping for Clifden Nonpareil after last year’s sighting. As the weather is looking slightly warmer for Saturday night we will go for the meeting … Continue reading

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Orfordness meeting 11th August 2018.

This meeting was re-arranged as the conditions for the 10th looked awful. Proven to be the right choice, as the regular recorders on the Ness reported an almost empty trap that night! 4 moth-ers attended this event, with some having … Continue reading

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Carlton marshes Suffolk Wildlife Trust reserve 28th July 2018.

10 moth-ers meet up for this meeting (along with the warden later in the night) to survey this excellent wetland trust reserve which has just successfully secured funds for a major expansion. A mixture of actinic and mv traps were … Continue reading

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Carlton marshes meeting this weekend – going for Saturday night (28th).

Been holding out on choosing a night for this meeting due to the changing weather. It is now looking like it will be safer to trap on Saturday night as there is now the very strong possiblity that there will … Continue reading

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