If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Somerset and Bristol Branch.

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Angle Shades - Bob Eade

Latest sightings

View this season's first sightings or submit your own Somerset and Bristol Branch region butterfly and moth records.

Chalk Hill Blue - Peter Eeles

Butterfly Walks in Somerset and Bristol

This beautifully illustrated guidebook provides everything you need to know on where to spot every species of butterfly this part of the country has to offer, including the previously extinct Large Blue.

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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.

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  • Chairman
    John Andrews
  • Treasurer
    Pam Cox