Could you help record butterflies in northern Powys?
Species to look out for
Butterfly Conservation has a team of four staff in Wales.
Please explore the links on this page to find out about our work to conserve butterflies and moths across the country.
Would you like to come out to see butterflies or volunteer with us?
Join local experts for a chance to see and learn about our butterflies and moths, help with habitat management or search for some elusive species.
The Big Butterfly Count 14th July – 6th August 2017
The Big Butterfly Count is in full swing!
To take part just sit in a sunny spot for 15 minutes and count the butterflies you see. You can do as many counts as you like! Send your results in to Big Butterfly Count online.
Learn more - other events
Courses in England and Wales aimed at total beginners and also recorders of more advanced ability. Whatever your skills, the courses will stretch your knowledge.
Branches & Groups
If you live in Wales and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you will automatically become a member of one of the two Branches for North or South Wales which hold events, activities and talks. There are also some local groups.
Explore these links to find out more.
- North Wales Branch
- South Wales Branch
- Glamorgan Moth Recording Group
- Brecknock Moth Group
- North Wales Lepidoptera
- Montgomeryshire Moths
- Carmarthenshire Moth & Butterfly Group
You can also keep up with South Wales Branch on Facebook
Butterfly Conservation is a member of Wales Environment Link an active network of environmental Non-Governmental Organisations in Wales and the official environmental link with the Welsh Government.