Useful links

Biological Records Centre:  A national focus in the UK for terrestrial and freshwater species recording.  BRC works closely with the voluntary recording community, principally through support of national recording schemes and societies.

iRecord:  A site for managing and sharing your wildlife records.  The goal of iRecord is to make it easier for wildlife sightings to be collated, checked by experts and made available to support research and decision-making at local and national levels.

iSpot:  A friendly and free community helping to identify wildlife and share nature.

National Biodiversity Network:  A collaborative partnership created to exchange biodiversity information and involves many UK wildlife conservation organisations, government, country agencies, environmental agencies, local environmental records centres and many voluntary groups.

The Atlantic Salmon Trust:  The Atlantic Salmon Trust aims to be the definitive resource for information about salmon and sea trout, their remarkable lives and the threats that today are jeopardizing their very survival. We have a comprehensive collection of fish facts, a learning zone for schoolchildren and our huge archive of news and research.

The Fisheries Society of the British Isles:  An international, non-political, learned society, based in the UK, that supports scientific activity in fish biology and management through charitable sponsorship.  Membership is open to anyone interested in these objectives.

The Freshwater Biological Association:  A thriving membership association, independent scientific organisation and a registered charity.  Founded in 1929, we promote freshwater science through innovative research, maintained specialist scientific facilities, a programme of scientific meetings, production of publications, and by providing sound independent scientific opinion.

The Institute of Fisheries Management:  An international organisation, dedicated to the advancement of sustainable fisheries management.  Membership is open to anyone with an interest in fish and fisheries, their proper management and conservation.

The Wild Trout Trust:  A conservation charity that focuses on practical work to improve habitat for trout across the UK and Ireland.