Somerset and Bristol branch

Mount Fancy Reserve

Species to look out for


Large blue smallWelcome to the Somerset and Bristol Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

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

Butterfly Walks in Somerset and Bristol

Butterfly Walks booklet This beautifully illustrated guidebook provides everything you need to know on where to spot every species of butterfly this part of the country has to offer, including the previously extinct Large Blue.

Find out where you can get a copy

Latest News

Caterpillar café heads into the city

A caterpillar café will appear on the streets of Bristol as part of an innovative project to reconnect inner-city children with nature...

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Somerset And Bristol: Indoor Meeting

Sunday 26th February 2017, 2pm-4pm

Bristol and District Moth Group will be holding its indoor meeting in the Schools Room (1st floor front) of Bristol Museum & Art Gallery – all are welcome...

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Test thumb 1View this season's first sightings or submit your own Somerset and Bristol branch region butterfly and moth records