Kempton Park Racecourse
Species to look out for
Welcome to Surrey & SW London branch of Butterfly Conservation.
If you live in our area and join BC you automatically become a branch member.
Scroll images above to see Surrey's 42 species.
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Juniper Hall, Mickleham
|Nov 12||AGM & Members' Day
Garden Butterfly Survey: online 2016
Big Butterfly Count: Jul/Aug
Migrant Watch: Hummingbird Hawk-moth
& Painted Lady (last invasion 2009)
Transects: weekly fixed route
WCBS: record for one hour, 4 times a year
Please see our Recording Guide
Surrey & SW London branch was created in 1995 from London (1980-94) branch. Membership reached 1,000 in 2014
Surrey reserve: Oaken Wood
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Sep 15, Richmond Park:
156 Small Coppers. Nigel Jackman
Denbies Hillside:11 trippers, 10 species.
See Surrey People
Sep 9: UKBMS 2015 Report published
Sep 8, Priest Hill: 16 trippers,
6 species, incl 3 Brown Hairstreaks
Sep 6, Cranleigh: 9 trippers, 10 species, incl 3 Brown Hairstreaks (scroll Twitter module below), Clouded Yellow & smart Small Copper. FK
Sep 1, Pewley Down: 18 trippers, 14 species.
Aug 30, Newdigate: 26 trippers, 12 species, incl 4+ Brown Hairstreaks & stream of Clouded Yellows.
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Aug 29, BBC4 19.30 then iPlayer:
Born to be Wild – Butterflies, focus on amateur naturalists