butterfly

27thJune 2024

The Butterfly of the Bogs

27.06.24|Categories: Places|Tags: , , |

Read this NatureScot post (7 June 2024) to discover more about a beautiful butterfly that can only live on peatlands – and healthy peatlands at that. If we let our peatlands dry out, the large heath butterfly will have nowhere to live and breed – and that would be very [...]

4thJuly 2023

Take part in the Big Butterfly Count 2023

04.07.23|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

The Big Butterfly Count is a UK-wide survey aimed at helping us assess the health of our environment simply by counting the amount and type of butterflies (and some day-flying moths) we see. Butterfly Conservation's citizen science project takes place from 14th July - 6th August. Launched in 2010, this [...]