Butterflies of Shotover Hill and Brasenose Wood*

Sun, 04/06/2017 - 10:30am - 1:00pm

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Event details

Sun, 04/06/2017 - 10:30am - 1:00pm

Join us to visit Shotover Hill and Brasenose Wood in search of Butterflies and other insects. A very interesting habitat consisting of acidic grassland, ancient woodland, and blackthorn scrub. We hope to see the rare Black Hairstreak as well as early summer species.

This trip will be led by the Chairman of Shotover Wildlife, Ivan Wright.

It is advisable to bring a packed lunch.

Meet at Shotover car park, Old Road (east end), Headington, OX3 8TA 

Grid Ref SP564 062 Ordnance Survey map Landranger 164. 

*Event organised by the Upper Thames Section of Butterfly Conservation and Shotover Wildlife under the auspices of Oxford Festival of Nature and BBOWT.


This event is part of the Oxford Festival of Nature 2017. Find out what else we have planned at www.oxfordfestivalofnature.org

    

Venue location

Shotover Country Park,
Old Road (east end), Headington,
Oxfordshire,
OX3 8TA

Grid reference
SP564 062

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Event information

Date
Sunday 4th June 2017
Time
10:30am - 1:00pm
Price / Donation
Donations welcome
Category
Walk
Trust
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Shotover Country Park,
Old Road (east end), Headington,
Oxfordshire,
OX3 8TA
Grid reference
SP564 062
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Contact details
Tel: 01865 87442
Ivan Wright, Shotover Wildlife Group