If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the South Wales Branch.
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Send your sightings to our County Butterfly Recorders for South Wales.
Contact our County Moth Recorders for South Wales and send them your sightings.
The long-awaited publication of a landmark Agriculture Bill in parliament is a crucial piece of legislation which will have profound implications for the butterflies, moths, wildlife and wider environment of England.
Our work seeks to help the development of new land management support schemes by combining the latest scientific evidence and Butterfly Conservation’s practical experience of working with farmers and land owners on the ground.
The campaign for the Westminster General Election is now well and truly in full swing! This time it feels different, and not just because of the intense debates around Brexit. After years of trying to secure political attention, the environment has finally burst through onto the political stage.
Scientists from Britain and Ireland who have been involved in compiling the newly published Atlas of Britain and Ireland’s Larger Moths have revealed that our moths are on the move.
Thursday 30th January 2020
Ystrdgynlais, Weavers Road
Joint Event with WTSWW. Scrub clearance at a site in Ystradgynlais for marsh fritillary butterfly
Thursday 6th February 2020
Median Farm, Meadows Road, Cross Hands, Carmarthenshire
Light scrub and bramble removal
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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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