Suffolk branch

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Orange Tip Small Welcome to the Suffolk Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Suffolk branch.


Suffolk: Wildlife Family Fun Day

Wednesday 26th July 2017, 12pm-4pm

Visit the BC Suffolk Branch stand at this fun afternoon for the whole family. You can learn about the Park’s wildlife, have fun with bug hunts, pond dipping, bug and bird box building and crafts. This event takes place during Big Butterfly Count - why not download a...

Suffolk: Wildlife Garden Open Day

Sunday 30th July 2017: 10.30am

An invitation from a Suffolk Branch member to visit her 10-acre wildlife garden, which also has a Buddleia and Honeysuckle collection. This event takes place during Big Butterfly Count - why not download a...

Suffolk: Course - Wetland Moths

Friday 11th to Sunday 13th August 2017

This Field Studies Council course will instruct moth identification and ecology through slide presentations. This will help you work through the defining features of micro and macro moths and particularly identifying their families...

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Latest News

Butterfly man awarded in Queen's Birthday Honours

A naturalist who almost single-handedly saved a rare butterfly from extinction in Sussex, has been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for his long-standing services to wildlife conservation.

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Latest Sightings

Test thumb 1View the latest butterfly sightings in the Suffolk branch region.


People walking through meadowView the conservation and recording work carried out by the Suffolk branch.