A holidaymaker staying near Southerness got more than he bargained for when he came across a dead adult Leatherback Turtle washed ashore on the beach at Gillfoot Bay, Southerness.
Turtle stranded at SouthernessTuesday 30th October 2007
Rare bee discovered at Brighouse BayFriday 12th October 2007
A rare bee recorded only once in Scotland in the last 100 years has been discovered at Brighouse Bay.
New regional Bird Report publishedWednesday 22nd August 2007
The latest edition of the Dumfries and Galloway bird report is now available.
Wildlife recording publication launchedWednesday 22nd August 2007
DGERC are pleased to announce the availability of a new free booklet promoting wildlife recording in the region. The publication, which includes excellent contributions from many local recorders and recording groups, is a first for the region and highlights some of the valuable recording which took place in 2006.
New breeding dragonfly for Dumfries and GallowayTuesday 21st August 2007
An observant recorder in the Cree Valley made the exciting discovery of a new species of dragonfly for the region.