Big Butterfly Count 2014

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Take Part

Big Butterfly Count

The big butterfly count is Butterfly Conservation's annual nationwide survey. We need your help to assess the health of our environment.

Simply find a sunny spot and count butterflies for 15 minutes. Download an ID chart and submit your sightings at or use our FREE smartphone app available for iOS and Android.

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Butterfly destinations

The Best Places To Count Butterflies

If your garden is more patio than butterfly paradise, we've got some great ideas for places to do your count. Check out your local WWT centre, RSPB reserve or National Trust garden but don't forget to take your identification chart or download the Big Butterfly Count app before you head out.