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Winter Photo Recording Challenge 2023 - Newsletters (Other)
This booklet will provide you with more information on the chosen species of seasonal wildlife as part of the Photo Recording Challenge for Winter 2023.
BIS Recording Challenge - Winter 2023 - Newsletters (Other)
We challenge you to record as many of our chosen species as possible. If you submit at least four separate records, you will be entered into a prize draw to win a £25 of book vouchers. All records should be recorded in the BIS area (Powys and BBNP) and submitted into the LERC Wales App, iRecord or BIS WiReD. You can download the first two for free and find BIS WiReD on our website.
This guide provides a list of the species and extra guidance for recording.
Biodiversity Information and Communications Officer Application Form - Miscellaneous
The application form for the above vacancy can be found below.
Biodiversity Information and Communications Officer Job Description and Person Specification - Miscellaneous
The job description and person specification for the above vacancy can be found below.
Biodiversity Information and Communications Officer Vacancy - Job Advert - Miscellaneous
We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Biodiversity Information and Communications Officer
to drive our program of events and external communications and to boost wildlife recording in Powys
and Bannau Brycheiniog National Park.
This is a full-time permanent role giving the opportunity to work in a well-established and forward-thinking Local Environmental Record Centre (LERC) as part of a network of four Welsh record centres.
The closing date is
Hymenoptera Recording Challenge map - August - September 2023 - Events
The map (link below) shows the tetrads within the BIS area where we hold no Bee, Wasp or Ant records. By recording Hymenoptera species in these tatrads and entering the Challenge you will be helping fill the gaps in our maps and be in with a chance of winning a £25 NHBS gift voucher.
For more details visit our event page.
BIS Managers report to members 2022-3 - BIS Managers Reports to Members
Each year the BIS Manager produces a report detailing our finances, funding, staff, data, data providers, technical developments, the services we provide and our efforts to encourage wildlife recording. The report for the financial year 2022-2023 can be read using the link below.
Beetles & Weevils, Recording Challenge poster, June - July 2023 - Events
A selection of Beetles for you to spot and record as part of the REcording Challenge for June and July. For more details visit our events page -
15/08/2023 is the end of the event date to look for!
Beetles & Weevils, Recording Challenge map - June - July 2023 - Events
Please find a link to a pdf of the unrecorded monads for Coleoptera - 1x1km squares where we hold no beetle or weevil records.
There is also an interactive link to these in Aderyn - type 0-0 and click set to see the unrecorded squares.
For more info on this challenge visit our Events page 15/08/2023 is the end of the event date to look for!
Events and Recording Days 2023 - Events
Our events for 2023. We have a fantastic range of recording days,
wildlife awareness days and species ID days. Visit our Events page for