Lincolnshire Branch

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Our Branch was started in 1984 & has a current membership of over 400.

Click the link below for the following:

  • Brief history of the Branch
  • A map of the County
  • The range of Branch activities
  • A list of Lincolnshire's butterflies

View details of our Branch, including a list of the Lincolnshire butterflies.

Did you know you can support the Lincolnshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation every time you purchase something online?

Check out this YouTube video to see how it works and then register here.

Lincolnshire BC will then receive a donation every time you buy online.

Thank you for your support!

Latest News

March of the micros

An increasing number of new moth species are arriving and settling in the UK as a result of the global reach of the horticultural trade and the changing climate, moth experts today revealed.

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Chambers Farm Wood - Butterfly Garden

Lincolnshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation manages the Butterfly Garden with the kind permission and support of the Forestry Commission.

Find out more about the garden...


Orange-tipThe 'Gallery' features an aspect of Butterflies or Moths using photos taken by our Members. The latest covers photos taken of European Butterflies.
Our next Gallery will be 'Day-flying Moths' so please send in your pictures.


Grizzled SkipperThe Lincolnshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation has two important, current Conservation Projects in hand. The 'Limewoods Brown Hairstreak Project' has been running for 20 years, & the 'Grizzled Skipper Survey in South-west Lincolnshire', has been running for 4 years.

Find out more about these Conservation Projects.

(Also included on this page is a quick reference table of dates for Work Parties covering Southrey Wood F.C, Chambers Farm Wood F.C, Snakeholme Pit N.R. & Twyford Forest F.C. For full details, please see the Events page.)


Do you go out walking regularly?

Purple Hairstreak We would love your help to keep track of the butterflies or moths you see in your area.

We have everything you need to get started, including why recording is so important.


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This page is dedicated to sharing first sightings, unusual sightings and indeed anything butterfly and moth related that might be of interest to others across the county.

Take a look and find out how you can share your photos or butterfly/moth tales


Field Trip

Saturday 7th July 2018: 10.00am

A chance to explore and survey a variety of habitats created for wildlife.

Field Trip

Saturday 7th July 2018: 10.00am

A chance to explore and survey a variety of habitats created for wildlife.

Field Trip

Sunday 15th July 2018: 10.00am

A former famous entomological site that had become neglected until the Woodland Trust acquired the site

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