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A new and improved 'British Butterflies' website now in development and will be launched early in the new year.
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While you wait for the launch of our new website, you can still get your hands on some fantastic butterfly ID charts, butterfly books and more in our Foxcroft Women’s Mindy Lurex Ribbed Sweater (Pink, L).


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60% of children in the UK have never seen a Peacock butterfly*.

78% of parents are concerned that children don’t spend enough time interacting with nature and wildlife*.

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The Gatekeeper has experienced a
44% decline in abundance over the last decade**.

The Wall, once a common farmland butterfly across southern Britain, has suffered a 36% fall in occurrence and 25% drop in abundance since 2005**.

**Fox, R., et al. (2015). The State of the UK’s Butterflies 2015. Butterfly Conservation and the NWT CACHE Sexy Slit Sleeves ZIPPER Wrap Top Dress Sweater XS S M XL, Wareham, Dorset.

Butterflies are the equivalent of the 'canary in a coal mine'. They provide us with a measure of the health of our natural environment. Their presence or absence is closely linked to the activities of people and the impact humans have on the natural world.

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The destruction and deterioration of habitats as a result of land-use change (e.g. intensification of agriculture, use of pesticides and herbicides, loss of countryside due to relentless building of new houses and industrial estates, changes in woodland management, land drainage and river dredging) are considered to be the prime cause of long-term decline of butterflies and other wildlife right across the UK.