Secrets of Hertfordshire’s shifting butterfly populations and their place in our changing countryside and towns are revealed by our Branch Butterfly Recorder, Andrew Wood.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch of Butterfly Conservation
The Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch has over 900 members and covers the administrative county of Hertfordshire and the Watsonian Vice-county of Middlesex (VC21).
The London Boroughs included within the Branch area are Barnet, Brent, Camden, City of London, City of Westminster, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Richmond (north of the Thames) and Tower Hamlets.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch.
Secrets of shifting butterfly populations north of the Thames and their place in our changing city landscapes and countryside are revealed by a new book to be published next week.
Julie Williams has been announced as Butterfly Conservation Acting Chief Executive...
Red Admiral butterflies are still being reported in December!
Please report all late flying butterflies to our Branch Organiser, Liz Goodyear: email@example.com. When sending in news from a site for the first time, a grid reference or post code would be appreciated.
Thursday 1st December 2016
I saw a red admiral on Patmore Heath - Jenny Sherwen
Red Admiral in sun today at Panshanger Park next to car park - Simon Knott
Visit our regularly updated branch website for butterfly sightings news from around the Hertfordshire and Middlesex area.
Get Your Copy Today!
Butterflies of Hertfordshire & Middlesex - by Andrew Wood
This guidebook includes:
- Photographs of each species
- Where and when to see them
- Why are they disappearing
Please join us at this daytime launch for the new Branch guidebook, "Butterflies of Hertfordshire & Middlesex" where author Andrew Wood will be leading a talk about the book and signing copies.
The Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch has been offered the opportunity to see behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum in London. This is your chance to visit the world’s biggest butterfly collection!