Our current Ayrshire wildlife recording project

SWSEIC works throughout Dumfries & Galloway and Ayrshire...









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Have you seen one of our six target species in your garden or in the park?
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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.

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SWSEIC16/03/2019 at 7:06am

Spring is in the air & a plant-lover's fancy turns to... the National Plant Monitoring Scheme! Have you checked if there's an unallocated square near you? https://t.co/cbmjMGaVqM Here's how to get involved: https://t.co/3JRONLQ13B It's great fun & loads of...

SWSEIC11/03/2019 at 7:27pm

Over 100 people now booked on our wildlife recorders' gathering on Sat 30th March. Still time to buy your ticket... https://t.co/jXUN9FeZfH

South West Scotland Environmental Information Centre
South West Scotland Environmental Information Centre04/03/2019 at 2:08pm

Black or very dark versions of lizards or adders are not uncommon, but a jet black frog is, as far as I know, much more unusual. Photographed near The Merrick by Nick Biggins.

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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