The Lincolnshire Naturalists' Union The Lincolnshire Naturalists' Union
The Natural History Society for Lincolnshire

 Website Links

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Fauna links
» Birds Of Britain Monthly Web Magazine for Birdwatchers.
» People’s Trust for Endangered Species PTES is a registered charity providing support for conservationists in practical action to help specific species and habitats.
» Amateur Entomologists' Society UK society for people interested in insects.
» Information on the techniques involved in moth recording and aims to encourage others to discover the diversity of the moth world hidden in their own back garden.
» Bat Conservation Trust - The Bat Conservation Trust is working towards a world where bats and people live in harmony.
» Bees, Wasps and Ants Recording Society Website Publishes provisional atlases for Bees, Wasps and Ants.
» Birding UK A directory of birdwatching links for the United Kingdom and Ireland.
» British Arachnological Society Aims are the education of the public by promoting the study of the Arachnida, especially spiders, pseudoscorpions and harvestmen.
» British Dragonfly Society The aim of the British Dragonfly Society is to promote and encourage the study and conservation of dragonflies and their natural habitats, especially in the United Kingdom.
» British Garden Birds A index to British Birds, with with photographs.
» British Ornithologists' Union BOU's aim is to promote ornithology within the scientific and birdwatching communities by encouraging the study of birds in Britain.
» British Trust for Ornithology The BTO's "Mission Statement" is to promote and encourage the wider understanding, appreciation and conservation of birds.
» Britishbutterflies Site created to share interest and promote the protection and understanding of butterflies.
» Buglife Buglife devoted to the conservation of all invertebrates.
» Butterfly Conservation Butterfly Conservation's purpose is to secure a lasting future for all native butterflies, moths and their habitats within the UK.
» Conchological Society of Great Britain and Ireland Promotes the study of molluscs and their conservation.
» Froglife National wildlife charity concerned with the protection of Britain's amphibians and reptiles, all of which are increasingly under threat.
» Hoverfly Recording Scheme The National Recording Scheme, launched in 1976, aims to collate information about their ecology and distribution.
» Lincolnshire, Ants, Bees and Wasps Alan Phillips the LNU recorders personal site.
» National Macro-moth Recording Scheme A partnership that has been carrying out a consultation and planning project for a proposed new National Macro-moth Recording Scheme (NMRS).
» National Moth Night Britain's celebration of moths and moth recording.
» Royal Entomological Society Aims to the disseminate information about insects and improving communication between entomologists.
» Solitary bees Web sire dewvoted to solitary bees.
» The Coleopterist The Coleopterist is published three times each year, normally in March/April, July/August and November/December.
» The Harlequin Ladybird Survey A new ladybird has arrived in Britain. But not just any ladybird: this is the harlequin ladybird, Harmonia axyridis, the most invasive ladybird on Earth.
» The Mammal Society Works to protect British mammals, halt the decline of threatened species, and advise on all issues affecting British Mammals.
» The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds The RSPB is a charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for us all.
» The UK Glow worm Survey Home Page The UK glow worm survey began in 1990, it is privately run and includes reports from Lincolnshire.
» UKMoths Online guide to the moths of Great Britain and Ireland.
» Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust Founded in 1946 WWT has 9 visitor centres around the UK.
Flora links
» Botanical Society of the British Isles The Botanical Society of the British Isles traces its origins back to 1836. It welcomes both professional and amateur members, and it remains the biggest and most active organisation devoted to the s
» British Bryological Society The BBS exists to promote a wider interest in all aspects of bryology. It provides tuition, organizes meetings, facilitates research and aids measures for conservation.
» British Lichen Society Checklists for lichens and Lichenicolous Fungi
» British Mycological Society Database containing information on the status of names of fungi used in the British Isles.
» British Wild Flowers Photographic library of flowers
» Floral Images Flowers that grow in North- Western Europe - particularly the wild flowers of the British Isles over 750 different flowering species included and some fungi and lichens etc.
» A selection of links for the benefit of field mycologists in the UK.
» Postcode Plants Database Provides a list of native plants for gardeners for any specified postal district.
» Roger's Mushrooms Based on Roger Phillips seminal work 'Mushrooms and other fungi of Great Britain and Europe'
» The British Trees Guide to British tree species.
» The Microbial World rofiles on fungi and fungus-like organisms.
» Virtual Field Guide to myxomycetes. Website with species lists, references, images, and a directory of researchers.
» Wild Flower Society National society created specifically for amateur botanists/wild flower lovers in the UK.
» Wild plants of the British Isles Photographic record with a personal commentary, of some of the plants seen during the wanderings of an amateur field botanist.
National Organisation links
National Organisations
» iSpot The LNU is now represented on the popular iSpot website.
» BioImages - Virtual Field-Guide (UK) Virtual Field-Guide for UK Bio-diversity
» Directory of birding links for the UK.
» Centre for Ecology and Hydrology UK's Centre of Excellence for research in the land and freshwater environmental sciences.
» FreshwaterLife Collaborative website providing easy access to freshwater information. Brings together information on freshwater and the organisms that live in freshwater.
» Intute health and life sciences Intute is a free online service providing access to the very best Web resources for education and research. The service is created by a network of UK universities and partners. The Health and Life Sc
» iSpot Learn more about wildlife, share your interest with a friendly community and get help identifying what you have seen.
» National Biodiversity Network's Species Dictionary Natural History Museum Species Dictionary for National Biodiversity Network'.
» Natural England Works to, conserve, enhance and manage the natural environment for the benefit of current and future generations.
» Natural History Museum Promotes the discovery, understanding, enjoyment, and responsible use of the natural world.
» Royal Forestry Society Publishes the Quarterly Journal of Forestry, arranges outdoor meetings and study tours nationally and internationally so foresters can get together to exchange news and views about silviculture.
» The Geologists’ Association A charitable organization that exists for all geologists and earth scientists with an excellent programme of events. The Stamford & District Geological Society are an affiliated.
» The Woodland Trust Conservation charity dedicated to the protection of our native woodland heritage.
Local Organisation links
Local Organisations
» A Nature Observer's Scrapbook. Images and diary records for species around the recorders home in East Lincolnshire.
» Bardney Limewoods The Lincolnshire Limewoods area is steeped in history and rich in wildlife.
» Hartsholme Country Park and Swanholme Lakes LNR Hartsholme Country Park is situated in the south-west of Lincoln, approximately 3 miles from the city centre. The site comprises Victorian landscaped gardens, a large reservoir, woodlands and grasslan
» Heritage Trust of Lincolnshire Exists to protect, preserve, promote and present the rich heritage of the county for the benefit of local people and visitors.
» Life on the Verge Is the largest wild flower survey of Britain's roadside verges Relies on local volunteers of all skill levels and provides training in - wild flower identification.
» Lincolnshire Bat Group The Lincolnshire Bat Group is involved with, education, recording (including surveying roost sites) and caring for injured and abandoned bats.
» Lincolnshire Biodiversity Action Plan All detail of the Lincolnshire Biodiversity Action Plan
» Lincolnshire Biodiversity Partnership - Recognised The Lincolnshire Biodiversity Partnership brings together local authorities, statutory agencies, voluntary organisations to deliver the: Lincolnshire Biodiversity Action Plan Lincolnshire Environmen
» Lincolnshire Coastal Grazing Marshes Project Partnership Project - to protect, maintain and enhance the key features of the area and secure their sustainable management into the future.
» Lincolnshire Deer Group The Lincolnshire Deer Group seeks to raise the awareness of wild deer issues and is able to offer wide ranging practical deer management advice to woodland owners and land managers in the county.
» Lincolnshire Environmental Awards The Lincolnshire Environmental Awards and Lincolnshire Young Environmentalist Awards recognise and celebrate the inspiring activities that are helping to improve the environment and encourage sustaina
» Lincolnshire Wolds AONB Details the work of Lincolnshire Wolds (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) Countryside Service, including work the Management Plan, the Chalk Streams project and information for visitors.
» Lincs Environmental Records Centre A not-for-profit service run in partnership for the public benefit, which collects, collates, manages and disseminates information of known quality relating to the wildlife, wildlife sites and habitat
» Sir Joseph Banks Society Annual Lecture 2010 Joseph Banks, James Edward Smith and the Linnean Society, a lecture by Mark R. D. Seaward, delivered at Horncastle College on 5 May 2010
» South Lincs RSPB Local Group The South Lincs RSPB Local Group exists to raise awareness and promote the activities of the RSPB in the local community.
» The Collection The Collection replaces the original City and County Museum in Lincoln, which had been open since 1906. The Lincolnshire Naturalists’ Union's collection forms the basis for the natural history coll
» Thorne and Hatfield Moors Conservation Forum The Forum aims: To conserve the biodiversity, and the geological, palaeoecological, archaeological and historic features of Thorne and Hatfield Moors and the wider Humberhead Levels, their biodiversit
Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust links
Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
» Events The Trust's Countryside Events.
» Grimsby & Cleethorpes Area Group Newsletter page of local group.
» Main Species page An introduction to some of the species in Lincolnshire.
» Useful emergency numbers for wildlife crises Care of sick and injured animals - who to contact for help.
Conservation links
» BBC Science & Nature Link to the more topical BBC Sites.
About the LNU - who we are, what we do, programme of events
Lincolnshire Species
Publications of the Lincolnshire Naturalists' Union
The LNU Wildlife News Bulletin, plus contact details
Links to other resources

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