Butterflies and moths are sensitive indicators of the health of our environment. Find out how you can help them. 

Peacock butterfly - Photography by Tony Cox

Big Butterfly Count 2021 Results

Lowest number of butterflies recorded since the Big Butterfly Count began 12 years ago

Douglas Boyes

In Memory of Douglas Boyes

Butterfly Conservation is supporting Douglas’s family to inspire a new generation of Lepidopterists to share his passion and further the work of young researchers. If you wish, please make a donation to further Douglas’s legacy.

Red Admiral Felt Butterfly

Felt your own Red Admiral

Join our Craft Club and support our conservation work by creating your own Red Admiral butterfly.

Learn more about butterflies and moths

Marsh Fritillary (Female/Upperwing) - Iain Leach


Spotted a butterfly but not sure what it is? Our handy identification section will help you find out.

2022 Calendar

2022 Calendar

Bring the beauty of butterflies and moths into your home all year round with our limited-edition 2022 wall calendar.

Silver-studded Blue - Mark Searle


Volunteers in our Branches manage over 30 Nature Reserves - all havens for butterflies, moths and other wildlife. Why not visit one near you? 

Garden Tiger - Iain Leach

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