Collector convicted of catching and killing the UK's rarest butterfly
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Kent Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Kent branch.
Online recording, for the 2017 season, has now been opened. Please see the Kent Online recording section for links and more details.
Our website was last updated on 20th March 2017
- Online recording, for the 2017 season has now opened.
- The Sightings page has been updated, with all the sightings recevied via email.
- Details of our field trips and events will be announced in April 2017.
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.
Kent Members' Sightings
For the latest sightings, submitted to us by members & visitors, please click here or on the "Sightings" link on the right hand menu. Please note these do not include the records submitted online, using Kent's online recording pages\system
Butterflies in towns and cities declining faster than their countryside counterparts
Some of the UK's best-loved birds and butterflies could be wiped out as there is not enough habitat for them to cope with the effects of a warming climate.