The Lancashire Branch covers the counties of Lancashire, Northern Greater Manchester and Liverpool.
If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Lancashire Branch.
Within our area, we have a great variety of moths and butterflies, including a number of national rarities.
Species to look out for
Find out more
Saturday 23rd March 2019 - find out more and book a place.
View all the latest sightings in Lancashire.
Send us your latest sightings and add to our records.
The new 'Butterflies and Day-flying Moths of Lancashire' book is now available to buy.
The Wider Countryside Butterfly Survey (WCBS) annual newsletter for the 2018 season is now available to download.
The ‘Behind the scenes’ visit to Liverpool World Museum due to take place on 9th March 2019 has been postponed and will be rearranged for later this year.
Could you help with the Wider Countryside Butterfly Survey in Lancashire?
Sunday 14th April 2019
Potts Corner near Heysham
Help us to survey rare Belted Beauty moths.
Saturday 4th May 2019
Langden Brook, near Dunsop Bridge
Target species include Green Hairstreak butterfly and the amazing, day-flying Emperor moth.
Wednesday 22nd May 2019
Warton Crag car park, Crag Road, Warton, Lancashire
A chance to see Pearl-bordered, Small Pearl-bordered; Dingy Skipper and Green Hairstreak butterflies.
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
Tel: 01254 248832 / 07798 758852