Butterfly Survey - The Paddock

Fri Apr 26 2024 at 11:15 am to 12:15 pm

The Paddock Community Nature Park | London

The Conservation Volunteers
Publisher/HostThe Conservation Volunteers
Butterfly Survey - The Paddock
Learn to ID local butterflies at our weekly survey at The Paddock. All levels and families are welcome.
About this Event

We invite you to join us at the Paddock for our weekly survey in 2023! Whether you are an expert or complete beginner this will be a chance to get outdoors and explore the wildlife on your doorstep.

What to expect:

- A short talk on local butterfly species ID topic each week.

- A guided transect survey of the site.

-The data collected will help us develop the Paddock into a Local Nature Reserve and increase biodiversity.

- By booking onto multiple sessions you’ll gain a deeper understanding of seasonal cycles, and improve your I.D. skills.

Pre-booking is essential, book now to confirm a place.

Please be aware Eventbrite booking closes one day before each surveying event at 5pm.

If you have to cancel your place for any reason, please get in touch via [email protected] or by the contact numbers below to let us know.

More info:

You will be issued with a field recording sheet, species guide sheets, a clipboard and a pencil.

If you own further ID guides/books, you are welcome to bring them along.

Individual surveys will run outdoors for about an hour, please be sure to check the weather/temperature and dress accordingly.

COVID-Safe Measures:

Whilst social distancing and COVID-safe measures are no longer legally required, you are welcome to wear a mask if you would like to. Please consider others' wishes who may still want to social distance, and always wash hands before eating/drinking on TCV projects.

Under 18s:

All ages can join in the survey, the route is a little muddy but buggies are welcome!

If you want to volunteer and are 16-17 years old please ensure you get in touch with us at [email protected], as you will need a completed parent/ guardian consent form to join in. For everyone aged 15 and under they will also need a parent/guardian with them to attend.

Meeting point:

We will meet at the Paddock main entrance next to the 2x green office buildings on Ferry Lane, N17 9NG.

Contact Info:

The session will be run by Anna and Izzy.

Telephone: Anna (07483 045 734) and Izzy (07870678571)

Email: [email protected]

About TCV:

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) are a national charity. Our vision is to create healthier, happier places for everyone. Our mission is to connect people and green spaces to deliver lasting outcomes for both.




Event Venue & Nearby Stays

The Paddock Community Nature Park, The Paddock Community Nature Park, London, United Kingdom


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