The East Scotland Branch Action Plan summarises existing knowledge of the distribution, status and ecology of high and medium priority butterflies and moths in Eastern Scotland, and outlines actions and targets for their conservation.
Species to look out for
Welcome to the East Scotland branch of Butterfly Conservation.
We aim to provide information about the activities of our branch in the Scottish Borders; the Lothians, Falkirk, Clackmannanshire, Perth and Kinross, Fife, Angus, Banffshire and Aberdeenshire.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the East Scotland branch.
Julie Williams elected as Butterfly Conservation Chief Executive
Sir David Attenborough warns of a critical summer for butterflies
Butterfly man awarded in Queen's Birthday Honours list
Join the East Scotland Branch on a joint field trip with the Edinburgh Natural History Society. There are a few species of butterfly that are good to see at Aberlady Bay Local Nature Reserve (LNR); we will be looking out for Small Skipper, although we may also see Dark Green Fritillary if we are lucky...
Come and visit the Butterfly Conservation stand at Duthie Park Environment Day. We will show live moths from overnight trapping, plus have children's activities and...
Join us to learn more about the fascinating world of moths and help set up light and sugar traps (that don’t harm moths) to attract these night-flying creatures.