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

SWSEIC15/10/2018 at 1:50pm

Western conifer seed bugs arrived in the south of England in 2008 and have since spread northwards. There have been lots of records this autumn and the species is marching north towards Scotland. If you find one please @iRecordWildlife:

South West Scotland Environmental Information Centre
South West Scotland Environmental Information Centre01/10/2018 at 10:00am

SWSEIC newsletter - October 2018 -

SWSEIC01/10/2018 at 7:00am

SWSEIC newsletter - October 2018 - https://t.co/RAb4yK9G3E

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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