The Chequered Skipper has been returned to England after 40 year absence
Species to look out for
Welcome to the South Wales Branch of Butterfly Conservation.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the South Wales branch.
Alan Titchmarsh is calling on gardeners to make a metre for wildlife this summer by providing a refuge for struggling butterflies, moths and other pollinators.
Major study reveals another tough summer for UK butterflies
Visits to actual or potential Marsh Fritillary sites in South Wales. Provisional dates - please check nearer the time. Actual dates will depend on the weather.
Provisional date - please check nearer the time. This is one of several visits which should enable viewing of High Brown and other violet-feeding fritillary butterflies in 2018.