The BRC provides support for over 80 national recording schemes and societies, applying innovative use of technology and science excellence to help improve how data is collected, made available and used.

Major outputs include the publication of atlases, data, tools for analysis, and other online resources which have enabled a wealth of subsequent uses to support conservation and research.

There are many resources available to support biological recording and the use of biological records data:


Mobile apps for biological recording

Grid-squares for vice-counties

NBN Atlas datasets

Previous BRC newsletters

Recording cards and forms

Research data and tools

Species traits: links to online data and resources

Vice-county and grid maps