The Irish Butterfly Monitoring Scheme:

Tracking changes in the abundance of Ireland’s butterflies


  • The March 2014 Newsletter is available here.
  • The Department of Arts, Heritage & Gaeltacht tenders for Marsh Fritillary surveys (Ref. No. SPU C 007-14 and SPU C 008-14). Click here to access.
  • New online system for submitting monitoring scheme data. Click here to access.
  • Butterfly recording app for android smart phones. Click here to go to download.
  • Report on developing butterflies as indicators in Europe. Click here for link.