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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.
A wildlife charity has been awarded £75,000 to get farmers and foresters in the West Midlands working together to help declining butterflies
More than three-quarters of the UK’s butterflies have declined in the last 40 years with some common species suffering significant slumps, a major scientific study has revealed.
Branch Newsletter for Winter 2015/16
Branch Newsletter for Autumn 2015
Branch Newsletter for Spring 2015
Branch Newsletter for Winter 2014/2015
Branch Newsletter for Autumn 2014
Branch Newsletter for Spring 2014
Spring walk at Monkwood reserve
Join the West Midlands Branch on a walk on this Wildlife Trust reserve which straddles the border between England and Wales.
Join the West Midlands Branch on a work party at our Prees Heath Common Reserve. We shall be clearing birch seedlings and ragwort and hunting for Silver-studded Blue caterpillars.