YOU ARE WARMLY INVITED TO ATTEND THIS INFORMAL EVENT, which is Herts Moth Group's only indoor meeting of the year. PLEASE DO BRING FRIENDS AND RELATIVES.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch of Butterfly Conservation
The Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch has over 800 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.
You are invited to the Hertfordshire and Middlesex AGM and Members’ Day on Saturday 28th March 2015 at Welwyn Civic Centre, Welwyn, Hertfordshire. Guest speakers are Dr Dan Hoare, Butterfly Conservation's Head of Regions and Lesley Davies, Chief Executive of the Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust. All welcome
Species seen so far this year include: Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock and a Brimstone. Visit our regularly updated branch website for butterfly sightings news from around the Hertfordshire and Middlesex area.
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.
The UK’s scariest moth caused pandemonium in a suburban street after appearing unexpectedly in a back garden, just days before Halloween.
One of the UK’s rarest butterflies - the Large Blue - has declined this summer at its Somerset stronghold, Butterfly Conservation has revealed.