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Massachusetts Butterfly Club

A Chapter of the
North American Butterfly Association

Can You ID This Butterfly?

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2. Click the photo to see the
species web page.  
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The Massachusetts Butterfly Club sponsors state-wide butterfly activities to promote education, conservation, interpretation, and fun! We invite people of all ages and levels of expertise to attend our meetings, programs, field trips, and butterfly counts and to become members of our club.


The Arlington’s Great Meadows field trip scheduled for Sunday, April 21st has been rescheduled to Sunday, April 28th at 11am.

      **********   Field Trips for 2019 **********
The field trip and July count schedules for 2019 have been posted to the website. Click on 2019 Schedule on the left menu.

**********   2019 Spring Meeting       *******
The 2019 Spring meeting of the Massachusetts Butterfly Club was held at Massachusetts Audubon’s Broad Meadow Brook Sanctuary in Worcester on Saturday, April 13th.
The Spring Journals were delivered to all present at the meeting. The others have been mailed. If you do not receive your copy by the end of April, contact Barbara Volkle at
To see a write-up and photos, use the left menu "Club Information" "Past Club Events" or click here.

                      * * * * Club Merchandise * * * *
We still have a few official Massachusetts Butterfly Club HATS and T-SHIRTS available for purchase. They are on sale for $20 each.

             ****** Massachusetts State Butterfy ******
For the latest news and status, please check out the Massachusetts State Butterfly Facebook page

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If you wish to receive periodic e-mail messages about butterflies in Massachusetts and to report your own butterfly sightings, consider joining the MassLep list server. Butterfly watchers from around the state send messages listing the butterflies they see, describing butterfly behavior, posing questions, and answering them. Joining the list server is a great way to find out what's flying and to get to know others who share your interests!

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North American Butterfly Association Inc (Massachusetts Chapter).

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