Biological Records Centre
The Biological Records
Centre (BRC), established in 1964, is the national focus
in the UK for
terrestrial and freshwater species recording (other than birds). It
works with the voluntary
recording community throughout Britain and Ireland. The
BRC database contains
over 15 million records of more than 12000 species.
BRC is the national
custodian of data on the distribution of wildlife in the British
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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