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Farmers Join Forces For Butterflies

A wildlife charity has been awarded £75,000 to get farmers and foresters in the West Midlands working together to help declining butterflies

Forest Haven For Threatened Butterflies

One of the UK’s most threatened butterflies has seen a dramatic increase in numbers at a forest on the border between Shropshire and Worcestershire, Butterfly Conservation (BC) can reveal.

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.

Walking With Butterflies In The Wyre

Nature lovers in Shropshire and Worcestershire will be able to discover some of the UK’s rarest and most beautiful butterflies following the launch of a new guidebook for Wyre Forest.