Species to look out for
Welcome to the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight branch.
A Hampshire wildlife reserve which once formed part of a WW1 army camp is celebrating its 25th anniversary this summer!
Could millions of Painted Ladies descend this summer?
One of the UK’s rarest butterflies has recorded its best year for a decade thanks to 2014’s warm spring weather and work to restore its habitat, a study has revealed.
Record your sightings
Find out more about butterfly recording in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
Join the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Branch on this steep-sided, wildflower‐rich chalk downland, where we hope to see Adonis Blue, Silver-spotted Skipper, Brown Argus and Clouded Yellow butterflies.
Join the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Branch at this site where we should be able to find some interesting migrant moths - the focus of National Moth Night 2015.