Welcome

If you live in Norfolk and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Norfolk branch.

Elephant Hawk-moth - Bob Eade

To find out the following:

• Information about Norfolk
• Brief history of the Branch
• The Branch activities
• How to become a Member
• Past Branch Newsletters

 Find out more 


News

  • Spot a once in a decade butterfly phenomenon

    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.

  • The Emperor Returns to Norfolk

    An elusive butterfly which disappeared from Norfolk half a century ago, has officially returned...

  • Extinct butterfly breeds in English first

    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.

  • UK moths battling unfair reputation

    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.

Catch up on all our news

Events

  • Norfolk: Moth event Abbey Farm, Flitcham Open Day

    Saturday 27th July 2019, 9:30am-11:00am

    Abbey Farm, Flitcham

    We are again invited to open moth traps at this excellent part-organic farm in north west Norfolk.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Norfolk : Butterflies in the Park

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm

    Eaton Park, Norwich

    Visit our stand near the circular herbaceous border in Eaton Park.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Norfolk; Field trip to Tyrrels Wood

    Thursday 1st August 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Tyrrels Wood

    Join us to search for butterflies at this unrecorded Woodland Trust SSSI site, north of Pulham Market.

    This will also be a great time to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

See all our upcoming events

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.

Find out how to get involved.

In your area

Contact branch

  • Branch Chair & Organiser
    Judy Dunmore
    • Recorder
      Andy Brazil  
      • Membership Secretary 
        Jennifer Dawson