Butterfly Conservation welcomes B&Q's decision to stop using controversial pesticides
Species to look out for
Welcome to the West Midlands Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
The West Midlands branch covers Birmingham, the Black Country and the counties of Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Worcestershire. If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the West Midlands branch.
Survey reveals 2016 was the fourth worst year on record for UK butterflies
Butterfly collector sentenced for killing the UK's rarest butterfly
Branch Newsletter for Autumn 2016
Branch Newsletter for Spring 2016
Branch Newsletter for Winter 2015/16
Branch Newsletter for Autumn 2015
Branch Newsletter for Spring 2015
Branch Newsletter for Winter 2014/2015
Wyre Forest, owned by the Forestry Commission, has excellent habitats for insects. We hope to visit a number of sites, aiming to see the Pearl-bordered Fritillary and possibly, the Wood White. Do join us for what promises to be an excellent day out.
Join the West Midlands Branch in Haugh Wood near Hereford for this Heritage Event - Making a Stand for the Wood White...
Join us on this guided walk to explore the woods around Croft, looking at the landscape, butterflies, plants and other wildlife.