The rare Silver-spotted Skipper is extremely sensitive to small temperature fluctuations, a long-running study has revealed.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Norfolk Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Norfolk branch.
As a completely new venture we are running a visit to the newly restored heathland at Cranwich Camp and Heath, excellent sites for several Breck speciality day-flying moths, such as Oblique-striped and Marbled Clover, as well as some excellent Breckland flora.
A guided walk around one of the best sandy heaths in Norfolk.
Join us at the annual Abbey Farm open day. This chalk grassland site is a fine example of how wildlife and farming can go hand in hand. As well as leading a walk, BC members will be manning an information stand throughout the day.