Butterfly Conservation sites
- Butterfly Conservation
National website. Dorset is one of 31 branches belonging to Butterfly Conservation.
- Butterfly Conservation – Devon Branch
- Butterfly Conservation – Hants & Isle of Wight Branch
- Butterfly Conservation – Somerset & Bristol Branch
- Butterfly Conservation – Wiltshire Branch
- Butterfly Conservation – Other Branches
- Cockayne Collection – Natural History Museum
Shows a lot of named aberrations of butterflies.
- Dorset Dragonfly Group
Looking for butterflies often leads to seeing dragonflies and damselflies – this site helps you identify those you might see in Dorset.
- Dorset Moth Group
The Dorset Moth Group and Butterfly Conservation work closely together.
- Dorset Wildlife Trust
DWT owns many reserves in Dorset, and many are good for butterflies.
- Micromoth larvae identification This will help you to identify these caterpillars by using a system of keys.
- Nature of Dorset
A website about good places to visit to see wildlife, created by a Butterfly Conservation member.
- UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme
Pulls together the results of a wide programme of butterfly recording across the UK, including recording by Butterfly Conservation.
- Grid Reference Utilities script provided for free by www.howtocreate.co.uk