The Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch has over 1000 members and covers the administrative county of Hertfordshire and the Watsonian Vice-county of Middlesex (VC21).
The London Boroughs included within the Branch area are Barnet, Brent, Camden, City of London, City of Westminster, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Richmond (north of the Thames), Tower Hamlets and the Surrey District Council of Spelthorne.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch.
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- Photographs of each species
- Where and when to see them
- Why are they disappearing
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Tuesday 25th June 2019, 10:30am-12:30am
Butterfly walk for summer grassland species
Hertfordshire & Middlesex: Butterfly Walk and examining the contents of the previous night’s moth trap at Horsenden Hill
Saturday 29th June 2019, 9:30am-1:00pm
White-letter Hairstreak and other summer butterflies, with the inspection of a moth trap run on the previous night. Joint event with the Friends of Horsenden Hill and Ealing Wildlife Group.
Hertfordshire & Middlesex: Butterfly Walk and examining the contents of the previous night’s moth trap at Tower Hamlets Cemetery
Saturday 29th June 2019, 10:00am-4:00pm
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park
Tower Hamlets Summer Fair to include a Butterfly Walk in the afternoon and the inspection of a moth trap run on the previous evening.
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Butterfly Conservation relies on the support of thousands of volunteers, and we are always looking for more help inside the office and out in the field. Whether you want to volunteer at a local branch, get outside and help manage our nature reserves, or help with one of our events, we have something for everyone to get involved in! Your time can make a real difference.
In your area
- Branch Chair/Acting Treasurer:
- Branch Secretary:
- Membership Secretary and Newsletter editor:
- Recording and Transect co-ordinator:
- Website co-ordinator: