UK braced for influx of rare continental moths looking for ivy to feed upon
Species to look out for
Welcome to the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
The Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch has over 1000 members and covers the administrative county of Hertfordshire and the Watsonian Vice-county of Middlesex (VC21).
The London Boroughs included within the Branch area are Barnet, Brent, Camden, City of London, City of Westminster, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Richmond (north of the Thames), Tower Hamlets and the Surrey District Council of Spelthorne.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch.
The Red Admiral enjoyed a record summer in this year's Big Butterfly Count...
Gardeners are being urged to keep their eye out for a potential butterfly bonanza this autumn
Have you seen a butterfly?
Please report all butterfly sightings to our Branch Organiser, Liz Goodyear: email@example.com. When sending in news from a site for the first time, a grid reference or post code would be appreciated.
Thursday 1st December 2016
I saw a red admiral on Patmore Heath - Jenny Sherwen
Red Admiral in sun today at Panshanger Park next to car park - Simon Knott
Visit our regularly updated branch website for butterfly sightings news from around the Hertfordshire and Middlesex area.
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Butterflies of Hertfordshire & Middlesex - by Andrew Wood
This guidebook includes:
- Photographs of each species
- Where and when to see them
- Why are they disappearing
Join the Herts & Middlesex Branch on the monthly work party at our Millhopper's Pasture reserve, held on the first Sunday of the month...
To mark the 50th anniversary of Butterfly Conservation we are holding an open morning at Butterfly Conservations only dedicated butterfly reserve in Hertfordshire and Middlesex. Meet at either 10.30am or 12.00 midday at Wilstone Village Hall
Please join us at our Branch AGM and Members' Day. Full list of speakers and programme will be made available when confirmed