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The latest newsletter is full of stories and recording ideas during this period of restricted movement. To read it use the link
to open it as a pdf.
An analysis of BIS data holdings supplied as evidence for ALERC accreditation
BIS policy to show how it manages data quality
BIS Policy to show how it captures data
Policy to show how BIS deals with collating and releasing data
NRW have published this list following IUCN Regional Guidelines, compiled from a wide range of data-sets including NRW monitoring data, citizen science and previous projects
This list of various websites will see you on your way to identifying various taxon groups. All have clickable links.
In 2016/17 Environment Systems was commissioned on behalf of the Powys Nature Partnership (PNP) to review the Powys Local Biodiversity Action Plan written in 2002. As part of this process they undertook habitat network analysis for Powys excluding Brecon Beacons National Park, for grassland; woodland; wetland and heathland. Enclosed is the methodology extracted from the draft General Action Plan (GAP).
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This CEH report for Welsh Government (WG) shows the importance of the
data held by the Welsh Local Environmental Records Centres (BIS, Cofnod,
WWBIC & SEWBReC). The report is a review of the contribution
species records, held by the Welsh LERC's, make to ERAMMP (Environment
& Rural Affairs Monitoring and Modelling Programme) Evidence Needs.
In 2019-20 the Welsh LERCs were funded by Welsh Government to contribute
LERC species data to the ERAMMP project.
To read the report click here. For an overview of ERAMMP click here. ERAMMP is needed by WG in order to develop policies that build social, economic and environmental resilience and to evaluate programme implementation.