Martin Down Nature Reserve. Map Ref. SU 064197.
Join Meeting with Butterfly Conservation
Leader: Mark Spencer
Meet at car park at end of Sillens Lane accessed from Martin Village green, (NOT the car park off the A354 !!!) This is to access the far side of the Downland mainly for the Silver Spotted Skipper. We usually eat lunch on the site, there is a moderate incline and the site is open and exposed, prepare for hot sun or showers ! We are usually back at the cars by about 14.00 to 14.30 Hrs. Target species – The Silver Spotted Skipper, Brown Argus and other late flying broods, such as Adonis Blues