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    Swift

    Swifts will be returning to the county in the next month, but they are in trouble and need your help! The Swift Project Partnership needs all records from Leicestershire & Rutland this summer. More...

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    The Spring 2018 NFBR newsletter is now available to download or read online: http://www.nfbr.org.uk/?q=newsletters

    Lots of good stuff in this issue. 

    Portevinia maculata

    The Ramsons (Wild Garlic) are up in the woods, which means that Ramson Hoverfly (Portevinia maculata) almost certainly is too. More...

    Annotated Checklist to the Beetles of VC55

    Graham Finch, County Recorder for Coleoptera, has updated the Annotated Checklist to the Beetles of VC55 (Leicestershire & Rutland). 
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