The West Midlands Branch covers Birmingham, the Black Country and the counties of Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Worcestershire. If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the West Midlands branch.
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The Comma is the West Midland Branch News Letter it is published 3 time a year and is sent by post to members.
By leaving a gift in your Will, you’ll ensure your legacy can contribute to a solution to the climate crisis, creating an environment that nurtures butterflies and moths for future generations to enjoy.
Leading wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation is celebrating the discovery of a new breeding group of rare White-spotted Sable moth near Canterbury.
A new study, led by the University of Northumbria and involving Butterfly Conservation, has carried out the first nationwide assessment of the combined impacts of long-term land-use and climatic change on species distributions. Lead researcher, Dr Andy Suggitt, explains how a new map of land-use change for Great Britain helped improve our understanding of how species respond to multiple threats.
Patrick Cook gives an update on his research into how alternative forest management techniques could better support biodiversity in conifer plantations.
Saturday 16th March, 10:00am
Practical conservation work party at Ewyas Harold Meadows, Herefordshire
Thursday 16th November to Thursday 21st March, 10:00am to 3:00pm
Join a habitat management work party in partnership with Worcestershire Wildlife Trust at Monkwood, Worcestershire
Wednesday 25th October to Wednesday 27th March, 10:00am to 3:00pm
Join a habitat management work party in partnership with Worcestershire Wildlife Trust at Grafton Wood, Worcestershire
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.
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