Upper Thames branch

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Species to look out for


Welcome to the Upper Thames Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

AdmiralThe 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.


Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 30th May 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm

Join us on a field trip to search for first-generation Adonis Blues and other spring butterflies.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 31st May 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm

Join us on a field trip to look for spring butterflies and day-flying moths.

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