Butterfly Walk – Celebrating Small Blue week

Join Species on the Edge Project Officer Caitlin on a Butterfly Walk around the reserve to celebrate Small Blue week – we will be trying to spot and record various species of butterfly and day-flying moth that can be found at Forvie! If the weather is too dull then we will head to the Visitor Centre to watch an episode of David Attenborough’s ‘Life in the Undergrowth’.

Booking: Not essential.

Meet: Waterside Car Park.

All under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear suitable clothing.

For more information about Species on the Edge or this event please contact: [email protected]

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  • Venue information

    AB41 6AB

    Tel: 01358 751330

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  • Directions

     The Ythan Estuary on the east coast of Scotland approximately 16 miles north of Aberdeen.

    By road - head north out of Aberdeen on the A90, turning onto the A975 to Cruden Bay.  The Waterside car park is 1 mile north of Newburgh.  Parking is restricted to 2.2m width, no height restriction.


  • Region
    Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire