is Surrey's recommended recording platform.
Create your account to enter records (and photos).
Create filters to view records:
e.g. Surrey butterflies 2019.

iRecord: items to download
How to create a filter
Tree of conservation & recording

Please also see our dedicated pages:
Maps & Reports
Transects & WCBS.

Recording Where to submit records
iRecord via computer,
via iRecord
Butterflies App 
Garden Butterfly Survey Enter data
Big Butterfly Count 2019 results
Migrant Watch Enter data
UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme: Transects Enter data
Wider Countryside Butterfly Survey (WCBS) Enter data
Butterflies for the New Millennium
BC's database, collated from all sources

County Butterfly Recorder
Records submitted to the above schemes will be received by the County Recorder.
Harry Clarke: 70 Norwood Road,
Effingham KT24 5NX

Paper Records: accepted if you are unable to submit records electronically.
Please include:

  1. Date
  2. Species name
  3. Number – assumed to be adults unless qualified
  4. Sex if possible
  5. Location
  6. Grid reference
  7. Recorder's name.

2014 Monitoring Status
2015 Recording Strategy

MAP: BC Surrey & SW London branch covers Watsonian vice-county 17, which includes most of the administrative county of Surrey and part of Greater London.
VC17 Surrey

Species Champions

Wood White Harry Clarke
Brown Hairstreak Harry Clarke &
Bill Downey
White-letter Hairstreak Bill Downey
Small Blue Gail Jeffcoate
Silver-studded Blue Harry Clarke
Adonis Blue Gail Jeffcoate
Grayling Graham Cotten

Surrey Atlas Series

2013 Butterflies of Surrey Revisited
2012 Smaller Moths of Surrey
1997 Larger Moths of Surrey
1995 Butterflies of Surrey – out of print

Identification websites

Identify a Butterfly
UK Butterflies
Day-flying Moths