Hampshire and Isle of Wight branch

Magdalen Hill, Hampshire

Species to look out for

Welcome

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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.

Latest news

Rare moth wins Hampshire MP’s vote

Conservative MP for Winchester and Chandlers Ford, Steve Brine, has ‘adopted’ one of Hampshire’s most threatened moths in a bid to boost its numbers.

Island Search For Endangered Butterfly

Nature enthusiasts are being invited to help one of the UK’s rarest butterflies on the Isle of Wight this weekend! Take part in this free ID workshop and start looking for the Glanville Fritillary.

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Record your sightings

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Events

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Field Trip

Wednesday 25th May 2016, 10.30am-3.30pm

Join Brian Fletcher from the Hants and Isle of Wight Branch for a walk at this chalk downland National Nature Reserve (NNR) to see spring flowers, butterflies such as skippers and blues and other wildlife.

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Field Trip

Friday 27th May 2016: 10.30am

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch on a walk at this National Trust site to see Glanville Fritillary, Wall, Green Hairstreak and Small Blue butterflies.

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Field Trip

Sunday 29th May 2016: 10.30am

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch on a field trip to see Pearl-bordered and Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary butterflies and the Argent and Sable moth, as well as other invertebrates and bird life.

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