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By becoming a member of Butterfly Conservation today you can do something important not just for Britain's butterflies and moths but for the planet as whole.
Members will receive a fantastic pack including a set of collectible postcards, access to our nature reserves, a subscription to our exclusive magazine 3 times a year, plus more!
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Figures from the UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme have just been released. The Small Copper is one of 34 species that experienced declines in the unsettled summer weather of 2015.
Dr Martin Warren has announced that he plans to stand down as Chief Executive of Butterfly Conservation at the end of 2016.
2016's butterfly sightings are off to a flying start, with seven species spotted in January. If you have seen a butterfly this year please let us know so we can add it to our records.
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