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Wildlife Recording - How, Why, What For?

Find out all about recording the wildlife you see, hear and find tracks and signs of. Watch our recent event talk on our youtube channel. Click here or use the link to youtube at the bottom of our homepage.


Added 15/04/2021 15:07


Moth Trapping for Beginners

If you want to get into moth trapping our zoom event talk will let you know how to get started, the equipment you need, how to ID moths, where to go to get help and a look at what's flying now. Book on using the link in our Events page. 


Added 08/04/2021 12:35


Record A Bird - A BIS 20 Challenge for March & April

Take part in our prize winning challenge during March and April by recording 20 different birds in the BIS area. Head to our events page for more details and to register - You must register for this event using our Eventbrite page to take part. Good luck!


Added 05/03/2021 12:08


Iconic of the Brecon Beacons National Park event

Our event talk looking at some of the iconic species that make their home within the Brecon Beacons National Park can be watched on our youtube channel - click here.


Added 05/03/2021 11:49


Wales Garden Bioblitz 2021 on Saturday 29th May

To start Wales Nature Week 2021 the four Local Environmental Records Centres in Wales are holding the Wales Garden Bioblitz on Saturday 29th May. All records will count towards the days total - look out for suggested activities, short videos and interactive advice sessions.


Added 25/02/2021 12:32


Powys & Brecon Beacons National Park Recorders Forum

As part of our 20th anniversary celebrations we have a Recorders Forum on Wednesday 24th November. Please save the date for this event which is being planned online via Zoom.

Our Powys & Brecon Beacons National Park Recorders Forum is a chance to hear about biodiversity related projects & events and biological recording in the BIS area.


Added 10/02/2021 09:17


Farmland Birds talk & the Big Farmland Bird Count

The talk on Farmland Birds with vice County Recorder for Birds in Montgomeryshire, Simon Boyes, and the talk on the Big Farmland Bird Count are now available on the BIS you tube channel. To watch the video on Farmland Birds click here. For the Big Farmland Bird Count click here. Thanks to the Brecon Beacons Beacons National Park (BBNP) & CLIF BAR for funding this event to increase wildlife awareness in the BBNP and wider area.

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Added 03/02/2021 13:11


Butterflies of Montgomeryshire (VC47) 2021

The latest Atlas of butterfly records in Montgomeryshire (VC47) was produced in January 2021 by County Recorder for Butterflies in VC47, Douglas Boyes. To read & download a copy of this extensive document head to the BIS website Library, button above or click here.


Added 27/01/2021 09:56


Birds of a Brecon Beacons Garden now on youtube

Our talk on the birds you are likely to see in your garden is now availalbe to watch via our you tube channel. Our thanks to Keith Noble our knowledgable presenter and to the Brecon Beacons Beacons National Park (BBNP) & CLIF BAR for funding this event to increase wildlife awareness in the BBNP and wider area.

Click here to watch. Enjoy!


Added 26/01/2021 18:02


Dragonfly Report for Radnorshire for 2020

The latest (2020) report on Dragonfly sightings in Radnorshire can be read via the BIS website Library - click on the tab above or this link > click here.


Added 25/01/2021 14:08