News Archive 2013

Join the fun at Brighouse Bay BioBlitz

Thursday 16th May 2013
©Solway Firth Partnership

Wildlife enthusiasts from throughout the region are invited to converge on Brighouse Bay on Saturday 8 June to hunt for some of Dumfries and Galloway’s hidden wildlife treasures.

Join the big wildlife watch at Barstobrick

Thursday 20th June 2013

A wildlife 'time-team' will be searching for Dumfries and Galloway's hidden plants and animals at the Barstobrick BioBlitz on Saturday 13th July. And they need your help...

Barstobrick BioBlitz Results

Thursday 26th September 2013

Over 370 species were found by experts and amateur wildlife recorders at the Barstobrick bioblitz in July.

New moth for Scotland

Monday 30th September 2013

A wildlife recording event in Wigtownshire discovered a species of moth not recorded previously in Scotland.

Tree Bumblebee in D&G

Monday 30th September 2013

Dumfries and Galloway added a new species to its list of wildlife this summer with the arrival of the Tree Bumblebee Bombus hypnorum.

Brighouse Bay BioBlitz results

Thursday 3rd October 2013

The sunny coastline of Brighouse Bay proved to be an ideal location for the first 2013 BioBlitz Day.