UK and Ireland latest observations

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A range of funded PhD studentships are currently being advertised in the OU's Department of Environment, Earth and Ecosystems. Read on for more information - the deadline for applications is 30 January 2015.


iSpot Projects were a new feature when our new site was launched in August. iSpotters have been making good use of Projects since then - read on to find out how.


Have you tried out the iSpot identification quizzes? Test your skills and practice identifying the different wildlife groups, selected from the wide range of observations on iSpot.


We're making a map of Britain's trees and their ecosystem benefits. You can help by adding trees in your area, and getting involved with a range of citizen science tree projects.