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Successful launch of BIS website and public open day

Thanks to Kirsty Williams AM Brecon & Radnorshire, Leader of Welsh Liberal Democrats Party for her support in attending the launch.

BIS was able to demonstrate the website and wildlife recording tools to people from a wide range of organisations including local schools and community project officers, with the hope of raising awareness and promoting wildlife recording.

Added 23/06/2014 12:34

First Wales record of invasive non-native brown seaweed Undaria pinnatifida (Japanese kelp Wakame)

John Bishop of the MBA found the invasive non-native brown seaweed Undaria pinnatifida (Japanese kelp Wakame) at Holyhead marina on the visitors berths yesterday (11th June 2014). He was surveying there as part of a Welsh Government funded project (Resilient Ecosystems fund) surveying marinas in Wales for non-native marine species.

This is the first record of this species in Wales but not surprising as it is has been found in several other parts of the Irish Sea recently. More informat

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Added 17/06/2014 16:16

Pine Marten Recovery Project Newsletter

The Vincent Wildlife Trust have recently embarked on a two-year feasibility study to identify specific locations in England and Wales that would be suitable for future pine marten reinforcement. The first project newsletter is now available. Click here to download it.

Added 13/05/2014 16:12