WELCOME TO NBIS

 


Norfolk Biodiversity Information Service (NBIS) is a Local Environmental Record Centre holding information on species, geodiversity, habitats and protected sites for the whole of the county of Norfolk. NBIS is a member of the Association of Local Environmental Records Centres and operates within the guidelines of the National Biodiversity Network. NBIS functions with guidance from a Steering Group, serving the need for environmental information in Norfolk through the collection, collation, assessment and interpretation of high quality data.

 

NBIS provides:

·         A single source of environmental information for Norfolk

·         Collation of available data for Norfolk

·         Validation and evaluation of these data

·         Identification of gaps in knowledge – taxonomic, geographical and temporal

·         A permanent and secure location for data

·         Improved flow of data from individual recorders to users at both local and national levels

·         Quick and easy access to information for all

 

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Coastal Bioblitz Results Map - click here!!

 

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The August E-Bulletin ("Biodiversity News in Norfolk"): available to DOWNLOAD NOW (01/09/17)

Download and read no. 67 here. 

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A collection of interesting biodiversity news from August (01/09/17)
Marine
 
Seals going swimmingly in the greater Thames estuary
 
Terrestrial
 
Review: Talk with BBC Planet Earth II producer Chadden Hunter
 
Heighham Holmes nature reserve near Martham to hold open day and snail racing
 
Third sighting of elusive Purple Emperor butterfly in north Norfolk
 
Norfolk cuckoos play valuable role in satellite tracking project
 
Sally, the BBC Autumnwatch harrier has been illegally killed, RSPB fear
 
Wader spectacle gets under way at Snettisham in Norfolk
 
This parrot is on the edge, but there’s hope it won’t be an ‘ex’
 
Cricket's summer song making a comeback
 
Colonies expand for the treetop emperor
 
Viewpoint: Is there such a thing as 'flying ant day'?
 
Red Admiral spotting: desperately seeking a British butterfly revival
 
Flowers to bring a buzz to the garden
 
Ditch the fuchsia to boost British wildlife, says Royal Horticultural Society
 
Ken Thompson: Plants for Bugs is good for everyone
 
What's really the point of wasps?
 
Bat conservation is open to everyone, even city nature-phobes
 
Pollination threatened by artificial light
 
Penguin feathers record migration route
 
Scientists split over snow leopard status
 
Large non-native species like donkeys can boost biodiversity
 
Pollination threatened by artificial light
 
Penguin feathers record migration route
 
Rare Canadian oriole to fly thousands of miles back home – on passenger jet
 
 

Coastal Bioblitz - Map

The map below shows all the records (coloured as red squares or circles) sent in to the survey so far. The page updates every 10 minutes. If you click on a record, details of the record are displayed below the map.**Please note that this function may currently not work for some browsers - please use Firefox**

    Online recording questionnaire - County Wildlife Action

    We are very keen to find out what you think of our online recording facility!

    It would really help if you could take a few moments to complete and submit this short questionnaire so we can gauge what we could do to improve it.  The system is a very new format for us to receive records, so any constructive comments or thoughts will really help us improve the system for the future.

    Online recording questionnaire - Churchyards Survey

    We are very keen to find out what you think of our online recording facility!

    It would really help if you could take a few moments to complete and submit this short questionnaire so we can gauge what we could do to improve it.  The system is a very new format for us to receive records, so any constructive comments or thoughts will really help us improve the system for the future.

    Upcoming Events

    Microscopy- Free Workshop, Sunday 3rd September 2017, 10:00-13:00, Holt Hall Study Centre Kelling Rd, Holt NR25 6RT, UK

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