Would you like to come out to see butterflies or volunteer with us?
Join local experts for a chance to see and learn about our butterflies and moths. Walks to see butterflies take place when they fly, usually in the late spring or summer.
There are Volunteering opportunities across Wales - help with habitat management or search for some elusive species.
See 'Events' below to find out more.
Branches & Groups
Other local groups and websites:
Brecknock Moth Group
Carmarthenshire Moth & Butterfly Group
Glamorgan Moth Recording Group
Monmouthshire Moth and Butterfly Group
North Wales Lepidoptera
Leaflets - on notable species and habitats in Wales
'Frits About' and 'Other News' Newsletters - Specialising in the latest sightings of Fritillary butterfly species in Wales.
Forest Fliers Newsletters - On our work for moths and butterflies in NRW managed woodlands. Bilingual.
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.
In July 2018 Prime Minister Theresa May announced that the Government would bring forward an Environment Bill. Butterfly Conservation (BC) understand that Defra are working on the draft of the Bill, to cover England and reserved matters in devolved countries, and this will be published before Christmas.