Coastal Speciality Moths of Sandwich Bay


Coastal Speciality Moths of Sandwich Bay SSSI, Kent

(Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory)

Sunday, July 28th 10.00 – 16.00

Level:  Beginner/intermediate

Event host / presenter:  Dave Grundy

Learn more about the speciality moths of this exceptional grassland, sand dune and shingle site. This is a one day course will be held at Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory, with a chance to examine the moths caught around this site in moth traps the previous night. (Guildford Road, Sandwich Bay (postcode CT13 9PF and grid ref TR355575).

Maximum of 15 participants on the course – booking essential. Make a provisional booking with Dave Grundy on and then places will be confirmed on payment of £40 per person.


Cynaedia dentalis

Bright Wave

(Crescent-striped, Oblique Striped, Cynaeda dentalis, Pigmy Footman, Rest Harrow and Bright Wave might be among moths seen on this course if weather conditions are good).


5, Melrose Avenue,

Woodfield Road,



B12 8TG.

Mobile: 0777-898-0924



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Twitter: @dgcountryside