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
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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.
Could you help with the Wider Countryside Butterfly Survey in Lancashire?
Could you help with a survey of rare Belted Beauty moths in Lancashire?
In July 2018 Prime Minister Theresa May announced that the Government would bring forward an Environment Bill. Butterfly Conservation (BC) understand that Defra are working on the draft of the Bill, to cover England and reserved matters in devolved countries, and this will be published before Christmas.
Saturday 9th March 2019
An introduction to the butterfly, moth and insect collections at the museum.
Saturday 23rd March 2019
The theme of the conference is 'Pathways to butterfly conservation in North West England'.
Saturday 23rd March 2019. 9.00am-5.00pm
Lancaster Environment Centre Building, Lancaster University
Join us at this FREE conference on the conservation of butterflies in north west England, organised jointly by Lancaster University and Butterfly Conservation...
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.
Tel: 01254 248832 / 07798 758852