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Tell us about the Bugs in your Garden

Monday 16th August 2010
Carder bee

The Environmental Resources Centre launched its new project “Bugs in Gardens” in July at Allanton Peace Sanctuary. The project is looking to encourage people to take more of an interest in the invertebrates they come across in their gardens and to send in these records. Many invertebrates play vital roles in helping to keep our gardens healthy and productive through pollination, pest control and soil conditioning. However lots of species are in decline due to loss of habitat and changes in how our countryside is managed.

Invasive species in the spotlight

Thursday 8th July 2010

Himalayan Balsam ©NNSSInvasive plants along our river corridors are the focus of a new project in Dumfries and Galloway. DGERC are helping to map records of invasive species on behalf of the project partnership, and project officers are working with landowners to facilitate its control

Grass Snake reaches central Dumfries and Galloway

Monday 17th May 2010

Dumfries and Galloway now appears to have a new species of reptile resident in the region.

Looking for the March Brown

Wednesday 10th March 2010

The national mayfly recording scheme are asking for help in recording one of the distinctive mayflies that will emerge on our rivers this spring.

New regional ID guide to butterflies and moths

Wednesday 10th March 2010

D&G butterfly booklet coverButterfly Conservation have published a new free guide to help with identification of the butterflies and moths of Dumfries & Galloway and Ayrshire.