photo by David Martin

Butterflies & Moths - Identification and Conservation

Location: Nower Wood Educational Nature Reserve, Mill Way, Leatherhead, England, KT22 8QA
Enjoy a day of learning to identify butterflies and moths as well as how to survey and protect them for the future.

Event details


A static map of Butterflies & Moths - Identification and Conservation

About the event

Discover why so many people are fascinated with butterflies and moths.  It is not only their beauty that intrigues us, but their importance in the survival of our local ecosystem.

Tutors Anna Fosbery and Bill Downey will share their expertise in how to identify a variety butterflies  and moths.  You will learn how to safely capture and release moths for study and monitoring purposes.  You will also be shown how to use various guides to ID species in the wild. 

You will then be taken on an expert-lead walk around Nower Wood in search of these amazing creatures.



members £45, non-members £57

Suitable for


Know before you go

What to bring

please bring a packed lunch

Parking information

free parking available


Picnic area
Disabled toilet

Contact us

adult learning
Contact number: 01372 379523