The Lincolnshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation was formed in 1984 and has grown steadily since then to a current membership of over 500. Well over 100 people contribute regularly to the 'Sightings' page, with accounts, stories and photographs. 

Did you know you can support the Lincolnshire Branch of Butterfly Conservation every time you purchase something online?

Check out this YouTube video to see how it works and then register here.

Lincolnshire BC will then receive a donation every time you buy online.

Thank you for your support!

Learn more 

Garden Tiger - Iain H Leach

Lincolnshire Branch history

Find out more about our Branch, what we do and why we do it. 

Grizzled Skipper - Iain H Leach

Record your sightings

Do you go out walking regularly? We would love your help to keep track of the butterflies or moths you see in your area. We have everything you need to get started.

Common Blue - Matt Berry

Latest sightings

Take a look at our first sightings, unusual sightings and indeed anything butterfly and moth related that might be of interest to others across the county.

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Catch up on all our news


  • Butterfly and Bee Bimble

    Sunday 25th June 2023, 10:30am-12:30pm

    Grid Reference: TF305856

    Join with the experts to learn more about butterflies and bees on this 4 mile farm walk.
    We will be looking at the role of pollinators and the crops that support them and how best to ensure they survive and thrive.

  • Lincolnshire: Field Trip to Risby Warren - Sunday 16th July 2023

    Sunday 16th July 2023, 10:00am-4:00pm


    Visit Risby Warren to see Grayling

  • Lincolnshire Branch: Open Day

    Sunday 23rd July 2023, 10:30am-5:00pm


    After a break of several years due to COVID-19, the Branch Committee is very pleased to be able to announce that we will be holding an Open Day once again!
    The Open Day will be held on Sunday 23rd July 2023 at Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Dunes NNR, Rimac Nature Reserve, Saltfleetby, Louth, LN11 7TR.

See all our upcoming events

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.

Find out how to get involved.