Ever wondered where butterflies and moths go once summer is over? Discover the different ways these beautiful insects spend the winter months.
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The UK is home to an unbelievable fifty-nine species of butterfly and over two and a half thousand different types of moths, many of which are present in our region!
They both have wings, are colourful, and flutter around Brockholes at this time of year. But how can you recognise a butterfly from a moth?
Despite the markedly changeable weather conditions experienced during the month of August. It has once again been a marvellous month for wildlife out on Brockholes Nature Reserve. Here are some of…
With warm weather returning, July has been a marvellous month for a vast array of wildlife out on Brockholes Nature Reserve. Here are some of our top wildlife sightings from July.
For the third year running, a new species of butterfly has been seen at Brockholes Nature Reserve.
Butterflies in abundance and a very rare ornithological sight; brilliant bugs and dragons a plenty, there has been so much to see at Brockholes this month, every day was something new.
It's the start of our favourite time of the year. When the butterflies and moths are on the wing, spreading beautiful colour throughout the sky.