Butterflies and moths are sensitive indicators of the health of our environment. Find out how you can help them.
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.
Butterflies and moths are among the most threatened groups of wildlife in the UK. Without your support, we cannot continue our vital work to protect them.
After five years and an inevitable delay due to the pandemic, we are delighted to announce that our 2023 Butterfly Conservation Symposium is now open for bookings and we are also encouraging talks for consideration.
If you’re looking to treat a wildlife lover this winter season, look no further – Butterfly Conservation can help you wrap Christmas up! When you make a purchase from our shop - or one of our partners - you’re giving a gift back to nature by helping to fund our vital conservation work for butterflies and moths.
Time is running out to save some of Britain’s best-loved insects, with the latest Red List assessment of butterflies published today, revealing a 26% increase in the number of species threatened with extinction.
Learn more about butterflies and moths
Spotted a butterfly but not sure what it is? Our handy identification section will help you find out.
76% of butterflies have declined in abundance or distribution since 1976. We may be the last generation to enjoy butterflies and moths in abundance.
Volunteers in our Branches manage over 30 Nature Reserves - all havens for butterflies, moths and other wildlife. Why not visit one near you?
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