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The Environmental Records Centre for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly (ERCCIS) working to collate, manage and disseminate biological and geological information for use in research, conservation and sustainable development, working with local and national biological recorders and conservation organisations for the better environmental conservation of the county.
As a Local Environmental Record Centre, ERCCIS works to support and facilitate recording acorss Cornwall, through our Wildlife Information Service and online recording website ORKS - Online Recording Kernow and Scilly

ERCCIS is been accredited by the Associaltion of Local Environmental Records Centres in 2016, by meeting the national standards for environmental data management and provision. 

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April 2018
It may finally be spring, with hydrangeas blooming and birds singing, but not too long ago all of Cornwall was painted white. We’ll certainly be talking about “The Beast from the East” for years to come!

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A new publication describing nearly 1000 wild and naturalised species of flowers and…

The Alexanda Recorders Fund was established in December 2015 in memory of Walter Alexanda…

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