Julie Williams elected as Butterfly Conservation Chief Executive
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Lancashire Branch of Butterfly Conservation. The Lancashire Branch covers the counties of Lancashire, Northern Greater Manchester and Liverpool.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Lancashire branch.
Within our area we have a great variety of moths and butterflies - including a number of National rarities.
During 2017 we are updating and adding new sections to this Lancashire Branch web page - please bear with us if something currently looks incomplete!
Exciting new Book published.
An exciting and ground breaking new book on Micro moths, full of field identification tips and written by Ben Smart, has recently been published.
Jointly sponsored by Butterfly Conservation Lancashire Branch and Lancashire and Cheshire Fauna Society.
Latest Lancashire Moth group newsletter has been published.
Sir David Attenborough warns of a critical summer for butterflies
Myers Allotment Reserve
Join us on a visit to various sites in Rossendale, looking particularly for White-letter Hairstreak. A great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count too.
Join us on a summer visit to two excellent sites near Silverdale in the Arnside and Silverdale AONB. A great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count...
A visit to the dunes at Lytham St Annes, looking for Grayling and other summer species. A great chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count too...
Latest Sightings in Lancashire
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