Our current Ayrshire wildlife recording project

SWSEIC works throughout Dumfries & Galloway and Ayrshire...









A new identity...

SWSEIC is the new name for DGERC. The Centre’s area now includes Ayrshire as well as Dumfries & Galloway – our new name reflects the coverage of a wider part of South West Scotland.

The records we hold...

SWSEIC holds over ¾ million wildlife records for SW Scotland.
Find out more about our services and how to access the data we hold.

Social media

South West Scotland Environmental Information Centre
South West Scotland Environmental Information Centre14/11/2018 at 1:14pm

The Scottish Biodiversity Information Forum has just published the findings of a major review of how biological recording is structured in Scotland. Lots of good recommendations for how things can be improved. Check it out...

SWSEIC14/11/2018 at 10:01am

An important development in how biological recording goes forward in Scotland https://t.co/2RMb1AXABU

SWSEIC10/11/2018 at 6:42pm

Fantastic day learning about wildlife recording in Ayrshire! Did you know we have 6450 species and counting?? The best part was meeting so many motivated people that care deeply about our wildlife. Thank you @swseic for a brilliant conference and to all...

The development of this website was made possible thanks to the support of our Where’s Wildlife in Ayrshire? project partners and funders.

SWSEIC is also grateful for the continued support of Scottish Natural Heritage in supporting the core operation of the local environmental records centre.

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SUP is registered in Scotland as a company limited by guarantee with charitable status. Registered address: The Southern Uplands Partnership, Studio 2, Lindean Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3PE. Company No. SC200827 / Charity No. SCO29475

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