Butterflies and moths are sensitive indicators of the health of our environment. Find out how you can help them. 

Marsh Fritillary - Gilles San Martin

Our 2021-2026 Strategy

Our new organisational strategy defines our priorities over the next year as we continue to drive progress towards a world where butterflies and moths can thrive.

Douglas Boyes

In Memory of Douglas Boyes

Butterfly Conservation is supporting Douglas’s family to inspire a new generation of Lepidopterists to share his passion and further the work of young researchers. If you wish, please make a donation to further Douglas’s legacy.

Climate Change Appeal

Donate to our Climate Change Appeal

Help us to identify and save the moths at risk of extinction by donating to our Climate Change Appeal today.

Learn more about butterflies and moths

Marsh Fritillary (Female/Upperwing) - Iain Leach


Spotted a butterfly but not sure what it is? Our handy identification section will help you find out.

2022 Calendar

2022 Calendar

Bring the beauty of butterflies and moths into your home all year round with our limited-edition 2022 wall calendar.

Silver-studded Blue - Mark Searle


Volunteers in our Branches manage over 30 Nature Reserves - all havens for butterflies, moths and other wildlife. Why not visit one near you? 

Garden Tiger - Iain Leach

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