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The Swallowtail is one the species that Norfolk is well know for.

The Big Butterfly Count has Started

Got a spare 15 minutes? Take part in the world’s largest butterfly survey- The Big Butterfly Count and help save our butterflies - Will 2014 be the biggest Count ever?

Royal Norfolk Show 2014

Once again the Norfolk branch of Butterfly Conservation had a stand at the Royal Norfolk Show. This year we were blessed with good weather making the show that bit more enjoyable

Field Trip to Pigney's Wood

In spite of the weather twelve of us arrived at Pigney's Wood, a 58 acre community woodland south of Knapton.

Catfield Fen Open Day 8th June 2014

Our annual Open Day is the only day in the year when members of BC and the public have the opportunity to see what the inside of the reserve is like.

Field Trip to Long's Wood on 24-May-2014

We saw orange tips, green vein whites and speckled woods along the rides, but on the outskirts of the wood, along the edges of the meadow there were many small heath

Butterfly Fightback Begins

UK butterflies rallied last summer following their worst year on record but numbers were still below average, a study has revealed.