Network News April 2019

View Network News April 2019 In this issue: NBN Trust is awarded £190,500 from the National Lottery Heritage Fund Job vacancy – NBN Atlas Project…

Spatial Layer update

Written by Christine Johnston, NBN Atlas Project Officer Apart from holding species data, the NBN Atlas can also hold spatial data layers such as boundary,…

Speckled Wood - c. Butterfly Conservation & Stuart Graham - W Argyll

NE Scotland reaches 1.5 m wildlife records

A speckled wood butterfly has become the 1.5 millionth wildlife record logged in North East Scotland. Spotted by a local butterfly recorder near Banchory, the…

Network News March 2019

View Network News March 2019. In this issue: The NBN Trust has a new Chair NBN Conference 2019 – save the date! Biodiversity in Planning…

Woodland Survey Handbook

Woodland Survey Handbook: Collecting Data for Conservation in British Woodland How do you record the wildlife in a wood? This book explains ways to record…

Fundraise for the NBN

We have recently added the NBN to the Virgin Money Giving site, which provides our supporters with another way of donating and raising funds for…

Biodiversity in Planning

Biodiversity in Planning is a partnership of 19 organisations representing the conservation, planning and development sectors, who are working together to simplify, streamline and improve…

Data Science Festival 2019

Data Science Festival is a week of free to attend data talks across London. It features top tech companies, over 2000 data enthusiasts and is…

Brachyptera putata female (c) Gus Jones

Sun-loving stonefly spotters sought

The Northern February red stonefly has its global stronghold in the Scottish Highlands and has only ever been found in two rivers outside Scotland -…

NBN Trust has a new Chair

Written by Neil Hodges, NBN Trust Chair I took over from Michael Hassell as Chair at the February board meeting. It is always difficult to…

Network News February 2019

View Network News February 2019. In this issue: SBIF Review – Picturing the future Species experts needed Year of Green Action 2019 New GBIF Executive…

Year of Green Action

On 31 January, Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, launched the Year of Green Action.  This is a year-long drive to get more people from all backgrounds…

New GBIF Executive Secretary

The GBIF Governing Board has approved the appointment of Dr Joe Miller as the network’s next Executive Secretary. A researcher who has spent the majority…

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