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2nd March Talk: Introduction to the Guernsey Biological Records Centre

An introduction to the Guernsey Biological Record Centre Many of us know what a Biological Record Centre is, as the name explains it very well, but a lot of us don’t know what a Record Centre does, how you can

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2018 Wrap Up

2018 was a busy and exciting year for the Guernsey Biological Record Centre! In May we migrated to a new database mapping programme, DistmapsPro. This incorporates all the features of the original Distmaps but within ArcGIS Pro. The Record Centre’s

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Project Ormer

Towards the end of 2018 the Marine Biology Section of La Société Guernesiaise kick-started Project Ormer! So what is Project Ormer? Project Ormer is a long-term project to research our island’s precious ormer population! It aims to discover aspects of

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Project Coordinator (Asian Hornet Strategy)

An exciting opportunity has opened with the States of Guernsey. Project Coordinator (Asian Hornet Strategy) Service Area: Agriculture, Countryside & Land Management Services Grade: EGI- £32,469 – £35,090 per annum Full Time (3-Year Contract) The States of Guernsey is looking for

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Well Earned Retirement for Jane!

Jane Gilmour took semi-retirement at the end of June this year from the day to day management of the Guernsey Biological Record Centre. Jane Gilmour Botanist and Ecologist with over 30 years experience in the field in Guernsey, including taking

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Purple Sulphur Bacteria at the Richmond end of Vazon – Photo by David Chamberlain

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Common Carder Bee on Helianthus

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