Pembrokeshire Lepidoptera External Links
Conservation and similar organisations
- Butterfly Conservation
Butterfly Conservation is
the main organisation in the UK for the conservation of moths and
- Butterfly Conservation, South Wales Branch
The South Wales
Branch of Butterfly Conservation has its own web site and publishes a
periodic newsletter. It also arranges a full program of events for its
members on moth and butterfly related topics.
- Butterfly Conservation, North Wales Branch
The North Wales
Branch also has its own web site and newsletter and arranges a full
program of events.
- Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales
Covers the counties of
Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Glamorgan as well as Pembrokeshire and is
the lead organisation in promoting the conservation of wildlife and its
habitats in the region
- Pembrokeshire Biodiversity Partnership
Responsible for the
promotion of biodiversity in the county of Pembrokeshire. It is in the
process of drawing up a range of Biodiversity Action Plans for local
species and habitats.
- Glamorgan Moth Recording Group
As its name suggest, GMRG is most
interested in recording the distribution and abundance of moth species
within the county of Glamorgan. They are also in the process of
producing a book on the moth fauna of the area.
- National Macro-moth Recording Scheme
A partnership led by
Butterfly Conservation carrying out the National Macro-moth Recording Scheme (NMRS).
- West Wales Biodiversity Information Centre
The West Wales Biodiversity
Information Centre acts as a central point for all recording in the
three counties of Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire in West
Suppliers of mothing and related equipment
Magazines and Books
of Lepidoptera into the United Kingdom
updates with news of Lepidoptera immigration into the UK.
- Insect Line
Information service with news of
migrant and resident moths, butterflies and dragonflies.
History recording software. MapMate software is used to maintain the
Pembrokeshire County Lepidoptera database. The checklists and reports
included in this site are all produced by this application.
Met. Office U.K. Weather
Weather forecasts and
- UK Moths
An excellent site featuring photographs of many
macro & micro species.
- UK Moths Newsgroup
On-line newsgroup powered by
Yahoo - follow links and instructions to register for full access
(including uploaded images by subscribers).
- The Butterfly Site
The Marsh Fritillary butterfly exists in several small,
fragmented colonies in Pembrokeshire. A large, previously unknown,
colony has recently been discovered in the south of the County
Photo: © R. Elliott, 2004
Pembrokeshire Lepidoptera supports the National Macro-moth Recording