Clathrus archeri – in colour!

The fungus Clathrus archeri is an Antipodean species that was first recorded in the UK about 100 years ago. It is most often seen in the south of England, but appears to be spreading north. In 2017 it was recorded in the Sheffield area for the first time. A total of...

Arthur Whitaker’s Bats

The long out-of-print publication, “Arthur Whitaker’s Bats”, is now available as a series of downloadable PDFs. Please visit www.sorby.org.uk/groups/sorby-mammal-group/reports/aw-bats for further...

Recorders and Recording Schemes

The Society collects information about the wildlife and geology of the Sheffield area. Details of the society’s recorders and recording schemes can be found on the following web page:...

Sheffield Area Butterfly Atlas 1991-2015

The Sheffield Area Butterfly Atlas 1991-2015 will be published in a few weeks, but there is still time to contribute your records. Please send them to Derek Whiteley via Please enable JavaScript to see this field.. The draft distribution maps can be downloaded in PDF...