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Brimstone. Photo: James Gould

Brimstone. Photo: James Gould

A Brimstone photographed during James Gould’s twelve mile walk on the 13/03/2017. James told us that despite walking the distance he saw no butterflies until he walked along the edge of Green Hill reserve (North of Hilton and Milton Abbas) where, within the space of ten metres he saw a Brimstone (see photo), a Comma and a Red Admiral!

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2015 Butterfly Report

Example of a double page spread from the report

You can find out how the butterflies of Dorset fared during 2015 from our Annual Butterfly Report, available on our Butterfly Reports page. 36 pages, now in full colour! See whether it was a good butterfly year or not, and which species fared well or badly. Continue reading