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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Let us know what butterflies you have seen on the wing and check out our latest sightings.
This guidebook includes:
- Photographs of each species
- Where and when to see them
- Why are they disappearing
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Garden wildlife specialists Vivara have teamed up with Butterfly Conservation to help encourage people to become citizen scientists this summer.
Butterfly Conservation joins other nature groups in warning that the Government's new target in the Environment Bill has fallen short of the action needed for nature.
A new three-year conservation project, which aims to reverse the declines of specific species of butterfly and moth in the Midlands area, has been announced by wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation in partnership with Severn Trent.
Garden wildlife specialists Vivara has teamed up with wildlife charity, Butterfly Conservation, to help encourage people to become citizen scientists this summer.
Guided butterfly walk and examining the contents of the previous night’s moth trap with the Holland Park Ecology Centre
Saturday 26th June 2021, 10:00am-11:30am
Holland Park, Ilchester Place, W8 6LU
Guided butterfly walk and examining the contents of the previous night’s moth trap with the Holland Park Ecology Centre lead by Andrew Wood
Sunday 27th June 2021, 9:30am-1:00pm
Horsenden Hill, meet Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford, UB6 7PQ
Guided walk for White-letter Hairstreak and other summer butterflies including Marbled White and Purple Hairstreak, and see the moths recorded the previous night with local expert Dave Howdon. Joint event with the Friends of Horsenden Hill and Ealing Wildlife Group.
Advance booking is now required (edited 20/06/21)
Saturday 3rd July 2021, 10:30am-12:00am
Fryent Country park meet in the carpark off Fryent Way
A short guided walk through the grasslands and hedgerows of this lovely Brent Council site looking for butterflies with help from local expert and London Natural History Society Recorder Leslie Williams.
Volunteer with us
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: