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Butterfly Conservation - saving butterflies, moths and our environment

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2020 First sightings

10 Species to date

* indicates a national first

Large Tortoiseshell
25 March

25 March

Speckled Wood
24 March

Large White
22 March

13 March

Small Tortoiseshell
13 March

Small White
13 March

12 February

10 January

Red Admiral
03 January

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Recent sightings in Sussex

Dear Members, I’m writing to let you know that our website editor Jonathan Crawford has stepped down. The committee want to thank JC (or Ed jnr as many may know him) for all his hard work and commitment to the branch over the years. In particular his work on transects and the huge effort that went into modernising and improving the website, his work is greatly valued.

As it stands it’s not possible to reopen the sightings page. The committee has decided to take this as an opportunity to look at improving the website further, potentially with a redesign. We are currently putting together a specification and wanted to ask all users of the site for ideas and comments. What do you like about the website? Are there are there additional things that would be useful to include? Any ideas are welcome, please email them to chairsussexbc@outlook.com.

We know the sightings page is an extremely valuable and much loved resource and so we will work to get it up and running as soon as possible. In the meantime please do continue to post your butterfly and moth sightings on our Facebook page and tag @BCSussex on Twitter and @sussexbutterflies on Instagram.

Jess Price, Chair

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