A Shropshire-based firm has improved important wildlife areas in Wyre Forest, in the hope of benefiting the nationally scarce Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Butterfly Conservation can reveal.
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.
The West Midlands Branch of Butterfly Conservation have published a new guidebook to Mortimer Forest - a beautiful woodland which straddles the Shropshire and Herefordshire border and is home to butterflies like the rare Wood White.
One of the UK’s rarest butterflies has recorded its best year for a decade thanks to 2014’s warm spring weather and work to restore its habitat, a study has revealed.
Branch Newsletter for Winter 2014/2015
Branch Newsletter for Autumn 2014
Branch Newsletter for Spring 2014
Branch Newsletter for Winter 2013/2014