Cornwall branch

Cornwall branch

Species to look out for


Welcome to the Cornwall branch of Butterfly Conservation, dedicated to saving wild butterflies, moths and their habitats.

AdmiralCornwall Butterfly Conservation is working to establish the present status of butterflies in Cornwall so we can tell which species are increasing or in decline. 

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


Banking On A Future For Butterflies

A bank in Truro is helping Butterfly Conservation (BC) raise money this Christmas to protect some of Cornwall’s rarest butterflies...

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Cornwall: RBS Fundraising For Butterflies!

Saturday 5th December 2015, 11.00am-4.00pm

Will you be in Truro on Saturday 5th December? Visit our 'pop-up shop' in the RBS on Green Street where we will be selling butterfly/moth/insect related Christmas gifts and cards to raise money for Butterfly Conservation! Free crafting for children while you enjoy a tea or coffee and cake...

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Volunteer To Help Cornwall's Moths & Butterflies

Want to help butterflies and moths in Cornwall? Get volunteering!

The Cornwall Branch hold a number of events throughout the year at various sites across the county.

Take a look at these photos to see some of what we do - these were taken at our violet planting day with the Forestry Commission at Cardinham Woods, near Bodmin in March 2015.


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