Hampshire and Isle of Wight branch

Magdalen Hill, Hampshire

Species to look out for


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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

Roadside Paradise For Rare Moth

On March 9th 2015 work will begin on an exciting project to create a colourful habitat for the rare Striped Lychnis moth on the verges of the B3404 at Magdalen Hill Down, just outside Winchester.

Pollinators Pushed Up The Agenda

Butterfly Conservation welcomes the Government’s National Pollinator Strategy. The newly published document is a clear steer from Government that the declines in bees and wild pollinators including butterflies and moths are being taken seriously.

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There are no events scheduled for the requested area. Field events are mostly held during the summer months and are arranged in the early spring.