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hawksmallThe Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire branch is one of the regional branches of Butterfly Conservation in the UK.

We raise awareness about the threats to our butterflies, moths and their habitats and provide advice and practical help on how to protect them in this region.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire branch.


Moth Breakfast, Fermyn Woods

Wednesday 20th September 2017, 9.00am-11.00am

Join Butterfly Conservation to discover the magical world of moths. Our team will have set up moth traps the previous evening, so come along and discover what we’ve caught. County moth recorder Mark Hammond will be on hand to help identify all our finds before we release them

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View video footage of butterflies and moths on our YouTube channelYouTube logo


Submit your photographs of butterflies and moths on our Flickr group


Report Your Butterfly Sightings

Report your butterfly sightings here:
Northants sightings    Beds sightings

Report your moth sightings

Report your moth sightings here:
Northants Moths group    Beds Moth group


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