Help to record the wildlife of Leicestershire and Rutland

Submit any sighting of an animal, plant or fungus – with or without a photo – to put your dot on our species distribution maps. All records are passed on to local and national recording schemes.  All wildlife records are valuable, common or rare, and whether from your garden, local park or a nature reserve. Help To Record

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Silver Birch - Betula pendula

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welby - 02 February 2016

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The January edition of the Leicestershire Entomological Society newsletter is available for viewing on download - see the LES page.

2015 was a very successful year for NatureSpot with an increase in records, species and visitors. Thanks to all of you who contributed. View the 2015 Annual Report.

This event will be held on Sunday 28th February 2016, at the Rothley Centre, Rothley. It is free to attend but please book a place - email Nathalie Cossa at the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust or telephone 0116 2487362.

Most insects have disappeared by November but one possible late sighting is the Ivy Bee, Colletes hederae. Though not yet seen in Leicestershire or Rutland it has been moving northwards so a species to look out for on late-flowering Ivy. View the info sheet.

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