The Berkshire Moth Group is a friendly group dedicated to moth recording and conservation in the county. This website provides information about some of our activities - use the "Navigation" links on the left to explore the site.

Please contact us to join the group, or for further information. For questions about moth identification or to upload photos see also


  • Species list for Maiden Erlegh LNR After some confusion on my part over the many site names that have been used for the Maiden Erlegh reserve/park/centre/MELNR, not to mention my inability to add ...
    Posted 13 Nov 2015, 01:54 by Martin Harvey
  • Berkshire Moth Group online BMG is now on both Facebook and Twitter (thanks to Mark Calway for getting this organised). These provide additional routes to share ideas and photos, ask questions or just chat ...
    Posted 12 Nov 2015, 05:51 by Martin Harvey
  • Update on records Apologies for the lack of recent updates, and don't get too excited about this one - I've yet to make much progress with this year's data and this ...
    Posted 6 Oct 2015, 14:25 by Martin Harvey
  • Berkshire features in micro-moth review for 2013 Every year John Langmaid and Mark Young publish a review of micro-moths, listing all the species that have been added to county lists from around the country. This is ...
    Posted 23 Jan 2015, 14:07 by Martin Harvey
  • New records via iRecord I've just started making a serious attempt to process the 12,000-odd records that have arrived via iRecord over the last year or two. It's taking a ...
    Posted 30 Sep 2014, 15:52 by Martin Harvey
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