Join Butterfly Conservation, FREE for a whole year*.

Look forward to discovering butterflies, moths and caterpillars in 2020 and find out why these fascinating creatures need our help. 

Become a member of Butterfly Conservation today and you will get your first 12 months FREE.*

Join us to discover where to find and how to identify butterflies and moths. Find out more about the work we do and different ways you can support butterflies and moths in your garden, town or city and the countryside beyond. 

Welcome pack Sept 2019

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Sign up today to receive your welcome pack which will include:

  • A wealth of colourful information about butterflies and moths, including a guide to our nature reserves, where you can come face-to-face with your local wildlife
  • Your first copy of Butterfly magazine (issued three times a year)
  • Identification guides to help you get to know some of our most common species 
  • A copy of the exclusive Gardening for Butterflies and Moths booklet by garden writer Kate Bradbury, packed with top tips, plant lists and design inspiration for colourful borders, containers or wildflower meadows.

You’ll also enjoy membership of your local conservation group, including opportunities to join guided walks, social events and volunteering action days in your area.

Sign up by Direct Debit for your free introductory membership. There is no obligation to stay with us when we invite you to renew at the end of your free year and you can cancel your membership at any time.

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Terms & Conditions 

*Offer applies to new members only who have not previously joined Butterfly Conservation using a promotional code.  Offer available only when joining by Direct Debit.  Requires bank or building society account from which Direct Debit payments can be made to the UK.  No payment is required for first 12 months of membership.  Payments will begin in Year 2 if you choose to continue your membership when we write and invite you to renew.  Offer applies to Single or Joint subscriptions only.  The bank account holder must be one of the individuals named on the membership.  This offer does not apply to Gift Membership subscriptions set up on behalf of someone else and does not apply to Family, Benefactor or Life Benefactor subscriptions. Butterfly Conservation reserves the right to refuse applications where the above conditions are not met.  Use promotional code NEW20100.  Offer valid until midnight 31/01/2020.

Comma (upperwing) - Bob Eade

Why join us? 

We work throughout the UK to save butterflies, moths and our environment. 

Our research provides advice on how to conserve and restore habitats.

We run projects to protect more than 100 threatened species and we are involved in conserving hundreds of sites and reserves.

Sir David Attenborough

"If we don't take action, the collaspe of our civilisations and the extinction of much of the natural world is on the horizon"

Sir David Attenborough, Butterfly Conservation President 

Volunteer Amy Staff - Amy Staff

Over 75% of British butterflies are in decline. 

Habitats have been destroyed on a massive scale, and now patterns of climate and weather are shifting unpredictably in response to pollution of the atmosphere.