Mission and Values


Our Mission

To serve as a leader and catalyst for the conservation of fireflies and their habitats through research, education and advocacy.

Our Vision

A biologically diverse world where fireflies (and other bioluminescent beetles) can thrive, and where people understand and respect the ecosystems that sustain life on Earth. 

Our Aims

  • To bring together people involved in firefly conservation and research around the world to exchange knowledge and form collaborative partnerships
  • To raise awareness and advance a public conservation ethic by sharing information about fireflies and their habitat requirements
  • To foster delight and appreciation of fireflies across different cultures by blending artistic and scientific perspectives