Species to look out for


Marsh Fritillary

Butterfly Conservation has a team of four staff in Wales.

Our two Branches, North Wales and South Wales, are run entirely by volunteers who contribute countless hours to recording and conserving endangered butterflies and moths.

Please explore the links on this page to find out about our work to conserve butterflies and moths across the country.

Action and projects for butterflies and moths in Wales


What priority for Wildlife in Wales - have your say

The Welsh Government has published its new Environment Bill. Now is the opportunity to show your passion for moths and butterflies by calling for strong biodiversity targets to help save welsh wildlife.

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Get involved!

Alun Valley volunteers

Join local experts for a chance to see and learn more about our butterflies and moths or help with habitat management and searches for some elusive species.

Events take place across Wales organised by our North and South Wales Branches.

Branches & Groups

If you live in Wales and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you will automatically become a member of one of the two Branches for North or South Wales which hold events, activities and talks. There are also some local groups.

Explore these links to find out more.

You can also keep up with South Wales Branch on Facebook

Butterfly Conservation is a member of Wales Environment Link an active network of environmental Non-Governmental Organisations in Wales and the official environmental link with the Welsh Government.

Learn more about Butterflies & Moths

Events are run by Butterfly Conservation Branches in North and South Wales.