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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Moths at Insh Marshes

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 10:00

Join the Highlands Branch to take a look through moth traps run the previous night and then, if the weather is good, go for a butterfly walk!

Meeting place:  RSPB Insh Marshes car park. 2 miles out of Kingussie on the B970 (past Ruthven Barracks). NN775998 (OS map 35 – Kingussie) Nearest post code: PH21 1NS.

Approx duration: Up to 6 hours, depending on how many moths there are and if the weather is good enough for a butterfly walk!

What’s needed:  Midge repellent and a packed lunch. Stout footwear if walking the trail which is uneven.

This event is being run as part of National Insect Week – a celebration of bugs with events taking place throughout the UK.

For more information or to confirm your attendance, please contact the event leader, Pete Moore:  or phone 07866 578079.

Register in Advance

To attend this event please register in advance.


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