Bedfordshire & Northamptonshire branch

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Species to look out for

Welcome

hawksmallThe Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire branch is one of the regional branches of Butterfly Conservation in the UK.

We raise awareness about the threats to our butterflies, moths and their habitats and provide advice and practical help on how to protect them in this region.

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

Events

Branch Annual AGM

Saturday 29th April 2017, 2.00pm-5.00pm

Annual AGM at the Northampton Natural History Society The Humfrey Rooms, 10 Castilian Terrace, Northampton NN1 1LD

Field Trip: Twywell Hills And Dales

Sunday 14th May 2017: 10.00am

An Open Day with the Wildlife Trust searching for Dingy and Grizzled Skippers, Green Hairstreaks and other spring species. Park in the main car park, Grid Ref. SP938772 at 10 a.m. Leaders: Douglas Goddard and Andy Wyldes.

Field Trip: Fermyn Woods Country Park

Saturday 20th May 2017: 10.00am

A visit to see how our winter conservation work has helped Dingy and Grizzled Skippers, Green Hairstreaks and other spring species. Meet Skylark café at 10 a.m. Leader Douglas Goddard. Car parking fees apply.

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Video

View video footage of butterflies and moths on our YouTube channelYouTube logo

Photos

Submit your photographs of butterflies and moths on our Flickr group

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Report Your Butterfly Sightings

Report your butterfly sightings here:
Northants sightings    Beds sightings

Report your moth sightings

Report your moth sightings here:
Northants Moths group    Beds Moth group

News

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