Bedfordshire & Northamptonshire branch

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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.


Beds & Northants: BRANCH MEMBERS’ DAY & AGM 2018

Saturday 28th April 2018, 2.00pm-6.00pm

including GUEST SPEAKER Tom Brereton Head of Monitoring, Butterfly Conservation Visiting Professor in Conservation Science at the University of Northampton “Current Trends of British Butterflies”

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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


Show some heart for rare moth!

The people of Northamptonshire are being asked to share some Valentine’s Day love for the rare Heart Moth this February, by supporting a new project to boost its numbers...

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