Species to look out for
Welcome to the North Wales branch of Butterfly Conservation.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the North Wales branch.
There is a very useful site about butterflies and moths in North Wales called North Wales Lepidoptera.
White-letter Hairstreak discovered in Scotland for the first time in 130 years
Julie Williams has been elected as the new Chief Executive of wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation (BC), taking on the role after Dr Martin Warren OBE retired from the post last year.
Sir David Attenborough has warned that UK butterflies face a critical summer after a string of poor years has seen the numbers of many common species decline.
We have three excellent speakers lined up. Come and hear about the variety of Lepidoptera by Stephen Palmer who is an expert on micro-Lepidoptera; Vic Hitchings will take us through his various experiences around the globe looking for butterflies; and Zoe Randle (of BC HQ) will talk about the national moth recording scheme and Wider Countryside Butterfly Survey...
An annual celebration of moths and moth recording. A fantastic opportunity to learn about the wonderful world of moths at Pensychnant Conservation Centre.