Join the Upper Thames Branch in protecting the future of the Dingy and Grizzled Skippers found at this beautiful reserve. All tools are provided.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Upper Thames Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
The Upper Thames Branch covers Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire, which includes the beautiful rolling hills of the Chilterns. It is home to several rare species of butterfly and moth, including the Black Hairstreak, Adonis Blue and Striped Lychnis Moth.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Upper Thames branch.
Please join the Upper Thames Branch is carrying out some butterfly habitat management tasks.
Join the Upper Thames Branch in protecting the future of the beautiful butterflies and moths found at this reserve near Beaconsfield. All tools are provided.
Your butterfly and moths records in the Upper Thames region are essential to our conservation work
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