Join the Lancashire Branch at Holme Park Quarry to find High Brown Fritillary and Dark Green Fritillary butterflies.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Lancashire Branch of Butterfly Conservation. The Lancashire Branch covers the counties of Lancashire, Northern Greater Manchester and Liverpool.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Lancashire branch.
Do you live in or near Lancashire and have an interest in moths or butterflies? Join the Lancashire BC Branch for a day of interesting talks on local species and conservation work, amazing photography and a guided walk to find butterflies!
Join the Lancashire Branch on this two-part guided walk to the Yealand Hall Allotment in the morning and the Myers Allotment in the afternoon. Looking for White-letter Hairstreak and Purple Hairstreak butterflies.
Myers Allotment Reserve
Latest Sightings in Lancashire
View or report your own butterfly sightings in the Lancashire region
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.
Could millions of Painted Ladies descend this summer?
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.
Annual Recording Reports
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