Butterflies and moths are sensitive indicators of the health of our environment. Find out how you can help them. 

Small Tortoiseshell on Dahlia - Steve Maskell

First butterfly sightings 2020

2020's earliest sightings of resident and common migrant butterflies, as reported to Butterfly Conservation.

Emperor Moth Female - Adam Gor

Family fun from home

Take part in our #ButterfliesForHope colouring competition or download our activities and resources to inspire and entertain the children. 

Holly Blue - Iain Leach

We need your sightings

Take action for science and climate change in your own back garden.

Learn more about butterflies and moths

Marsh Fritillary (Female/Upperwing) - Iain Leach

Hope in nature

Currently, time in nature feels so precious, but now nature needs us more than ever before. Please donate to help. 

Small Elephant Hawk-moth (underwing) - Bob Eade

In memory

Celebrate the memory of a loved one by helping to protect butterflies and moths for future generations.

Silver-studded Blue - Mark Searle


Volunteers in our Branches manage over 30 Nature Reserves - all havens for butterflies, moths and other wildlife. Why not visit one near you? 

Garden Tiger - Iain Leach

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