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Welcome to Surrey & SW London branch of Butterfly Conservation.

Join BC, and you automatically become a branch member if you live in our area.

Scroll images above to see Surrey's 41 regular species.
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Download our Branch Leaflet.

Next three events

Surrey: Field Trip

Thursday 19th April 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm

Join Surrey Branch at Ham Lands, Richmond

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For general records, please use iRecord, via computer or App (smartphone/tablet)

Garden Butterfly Survey
Big Butterfly Count
: Jul/Aug
Migrant Watch: Hummingbird Hawk-moth
Painted Lady (last invasion 2009)
Transects: weekly fixed route
WCBS: record for one hour, 4 times a year

Please see our Recording Guide

Our Branch

Surrey & SW London branch was created in 1995 from London (1980-94) branch. Membership reached 1,000 in 2014
& 1,200 in 2017

Benefits include
40+ field trips
New Members' Day
Members' Day: November
Skipper magazine: March & October

Surrey reserveOaken Wood



First/notable records
Sightings Page
General records

Mar 16Spring Skipper online.
Please click image to download

Field Trips extra4-page download

Mar 10: 50th Anniversary cake at
Barnes Common "Day of Action"

Mar 6, YouTube: Oaken Wood work party

County Atlas

Surrey AtlasPublished 2013: £16 (+ £3 p&p)
from Branch Treasurer Peter Camber

Also available
Larger Moths of Surrey
Smaller Moths of Surrey


Surrey easyfundraising

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Butterfly Conservation – Surrey & SW London branchThank you