The Lincolnshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation was formed in 1984 and has grown steadily since then to a current membership of over 400. Well over 100 people contribute regularly to the 'Sightings' page, with accounts, stories and photographs.
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Species to look out for
Find out more about our Branch, what we do and why we do it.
Do you go out walking regularly? We would love your help to keep track of the butterflies or moths you see in your area. We have everything you need to get started.
Take a look at our first sightings, unusual sightings and indeed anything butterfly and moth related that might be of interest to others across the county.
Chris Packham is urging wildlife lovers to take part in the world’s largest insect citizen science survey to help reveal if the UK is experiencing a once in a decade butterfly phenomenon.
A previously extinct butterfly has bred successfully in an English woodland for the first time in more than 40 years as part of the ambitious conservation project, Back from the Brink.
Around three quarters of the UK population (74%) have some negative opinion of moths, with many people believing the majority eat clothes and are pests, a study has revealed.
UK butterflies bounced back in 2018 following a string of poor years, thanks in part to last year’s heatwave summer, a study has revealed.
Sunday 21st July 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm
Near Wragby, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN8 5JR
Come and see the butterflies in the Limewoods and take part in the Big Butterfly Count.
Tuesday 23rd July 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Bardney CP, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire LN3 5SY
Come and join the work party managing habitat for butterflies at Southrey Wood near Bardney.
This is also a good opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.
Tuesday 30th July 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Snakeholme Pit nature reserve, West Lindsey, LN8 5JL /Grid Reference: TF116715
Come and join us at this summer work party to maintain important butterfly habitat at Snakeholme Pit Nature Reserve in West Lindsey.
This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.
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
Rachel Scopes: 07786650875
John Davison: 01724-338108
- Branch Secretary
Lesley Robinson: 01724-845018