Butterfly Identification

Day course organised by North Pennines AONB Wild Watch. (Weather inclement!)
  • Lecture sessions were in Knarsdale and Kirkhaugh Community Hall
  • It's a great venue with good facilities
  • Morning butterfly hunt in wind and then rain
  • Alison in the rain
  • On the South Tyne Trail, south of Slaggyford
  • Alison talks about butterflies we might have seen.........
  • Matthew
  • During the afternoon outdoor session we have more luck
  • Dave catches a chimney sweeper moth
  • People often mistake these for small blue butterflies
  • Simon with butterfly net
  • Green veined white
  • Looking for butterflies
  • Looking in mono
  • Hay meadow near Eals
  • Blue damsel fly
  • Marsh thistles
  • Dave answers questions in final session
  • End of the day