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The results for this year's Big Butterfly Count are in and conservationists are already 'scratching their heads,' reports Butterfly Conservation. Over 38,000 counts were apparently completed and an almost unbelievable 396,138 butterflies were counted and - despite favourable weather conditions - 2016 will be a year where 'common species saw their numbers collapse over summer.' 'Gatekeeper, Comma and [...]