West Midlands branch

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Comma by Roger WasleyWelcome 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.

Latest News

Tree Surgeons Saving Wyre’s Wildlife

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.

New West Midlands Guidebook: Mortimer Forest In A Nutshell

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.

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West Midlands: Wildlife Trust Butterfly Blitz

Sunday 2nd August 2015, 11am-3pm

The Staffordshire Wildlife Trust are running a Big Butterfly Count in conjunction with the West Midlands Branch of Butterfly Conservation - come and join us!

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