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.
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.
Wales Environment Link (WEL), a coalition of 29 environmental NGOs in Wales, including Butterfly Conservation, is encouraging Assembly Members to vote to progress the Environment (Wales) Bill.
Could millions of Painted Ladies descend this summer?
There are no events scheduled for the requested area. Field events are mostly held during the summer months and are arranged in the early spring.
Click here to see the latest butterfly and moths sightings in the North Wales branch region. Older sightings can be found in the "Archived Records" section below.
Send your new sightings to Ian Gorton at: email@example.com please include:
- Date seen.
- Butterfly species and approx numbers of each
- Where you saw them
- The nearest town
- The grid reference
- Your name
- Any additional info you want to include.