Kent branch

Kent White Hill Reserve

Species to look out for

Welcome

Orange-tip by Neil HulmeWelcome to the Kent Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Kent branch.

Announcements

Online recording for the 2016 season has now opened.  Please scroll down the page to find the buttons to submit butterfly records online or visit: 

www.kentbutterflies.org/butterflyrecording.php


 

Our next field trip is to Lullingstone Country Park on Sunday 17th July 2016.  Please see our events section for more details.

 


Last Updated

Our website was last updated on 12th July 2016

Latest updates:

Sightings page updated with the latest sightings received by members.

First Sightings page updated.

Kent Online Recording

Please click here to submit Kent (in the field) records online


Please click here to submit Kent (in the field) records online

Please click here to submit Kent (Garden) records online


Please click here to search through the Kent (in the field) records submitted online

Please click here to search through the Kent (Garden) butterfly records submitted online


Please click here to see the butterfly records submitted online today for Kent (in the field)

Please click here to see the butterfly records submitted online today for Kent (gardens)
Please note that if any records have not been submitted online today, the search results will be empty.

Events

Kent: Denge Wood

Sunday 31st July 2016: 10.30am

Join the Kent Branch on a walk looking for summer butterflies. This event takes place during Big Butterfly Count.

Kent: White Hill Reserve

Sunday 7th August 2016: 10.30am

Join the Kent Branch at our White Hill reserve, where we hope to see Chalk Hill Blues butterflies, amongst others. This event takes place during Big Butterfly Count.

Kent: Lydden Down

Sunday 21st August 2016: 10.30am

Join the Kent Branch at this Kent Wildlife Trust reserve, where we hope to see Silver-spotted Skipper and other downland species of butterflies.

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Kent Members' Sightings

For the latest sightings, submitted to us by members & visitors, please click here or on the "Sightings" link on the right hand menu.  Please note these do not include the records submitted online, using Kent's online recording pages\system

Latest News

40 year slump for UK Butterflies

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.

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