Completed Projects

Wildwatch – training new biological recorders, mapping and publishing results Wildwatch was a 3 year project in the North Pennines AONB. The aim was to recruit and train local people to record their wildlife. CBDC helped collate the base line data, ran a training session on dataflow and helped produce the species maps at the end of the project.
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Bee Roads North – developing a methodology to predict bee roads CBDC were involved in collating and analysing data to develop a methodology that predicted potential bee roads areas. The result is a map of the key insect pollinator dispersal pathways across Cumbria, Lancashire and Greater Manchester Read More
Upland for Juniper – publishing survey results with annimated Flash presentation CBDC worked with Cumbria Wildlife Trust to publish the survey results from the Uplands For Juniper Project. CBDC produced a flash presentation to browse the county’s juniper sites by 10km square. It also created the results in Google Earth and PDF format to download. Read More
Cumbria Geoconservation – developed online mapping tools CBDC have provided online mapping tools for the members of Cumbria Conservation to amend and update the maps and notes of SSSI and Geological sites in Cumbria.
Monday, April 1st, 2019 at 9:21pm
Fantastic and Exiting news!
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Tullie House @TullieHouse
Our NATURAL SCIENCE COLLECTION has been awarded #DESIGNATION STATUS by @ace_national which means we're lucky enough to have one of the most important collections in England right on our doorstep πŸŽ‰ >>
#naturalscience #Carlisle #museum #Cumbria #ACE
Sunday, March 24th, 2019 at 11:52pm
🌿 @mjopocock now; It’s important to consider what drives people to do #BiologicalRecording... many personal benefits: wellbeing, connecting with nature (and in our current climate - disengaging from political news) πŸžπŸπŸ¦‡πŸ¦…πŸšπŸ„πŸŒ³ CumbriaBDC photo
Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 at 10:53pm
Come & capture the woodland wonders of the #LakeDistrict at our FREE Plantlife Photography Event this Wednesday in Borrowdale, #NationalTrust. Still a few places left! #lichens #bryophytes #wildlifephotography #Cumbria CumbriaBDC photo