Leaf eaten by a leaf miner moth

Richard Burkmarr

Natural History Workshops: Leaf Miner Moths

Location: Whisby Education Centre, Whisby Nature Park
Lincoln, LN6 9BW
Delve into some of the lesser known areas of natural history on our Saturday afternoon workshops, this month looking at lead miner moths.

Event details

Meeting point

The Education Centre


12:00 to 16:00
A static map of Natural History Workshops: Leaf Miner Moths

About the event

If you've noticed leaves with strange markings; that look like something has been burrowing inside them... then this workshop is for you. Colin Smith with introduce leaf miner moths; the larvae of which live inside the leaf.

Refreshments are not included.

Organised by Lincoln Area Group in conjunction with the Lincolnshire Naturalists’ Union.

Our workshops are perfect for anyone who wants to take their interest in natural history a little further and discover more about particular groups.

Natural History Workshops 2019

Odonata with Fiona McKenna and Grahame Hopwood
Saturday 3 August, 12.00 to 16.00

Bryophytes looking particularly at sphagnum mosses with Steven Heathcote
Saturday 31 August, 12.00 to 16.00

Leafminer Moths with Colin Smith
Saturday 5th October, 12.00 to 16.00

Slugs with Chris De Feu
Saturday 26 October, 12.00 to 16.00

Fungi with Ray Halstead
Saturday 2 November, 12.00 to 16.00



Free but places must be booked in advance

Suitable for

Adults, Experts, Beginners

Know before you go


No dogs permitted


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance


Picnic area
Disabled toilet

Contact us

Richard Davidson
Contact number: 01522 525725