Other methods also used in Devon (this section is still under construction and more information will be added soon)
More information can be found at the UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme web page.
- Transects - These are records using official methods of regular monitoring for specific sites. Contact the Devon Branch Transect Co-ordinator here.
- Wider Countryside Butterfly Survey - This scheme takes random 1km squares which are checked twice in the year, the aim being to get a general picture over the whole of Britain. Contact the Devon Branch WCBS Co-ordinator here.
- Timed Count - A species time limited count for the experienced observer - Devon's Fritillary Butterfly Records are generally collected by this method.