Distribution of Species of Conservation Interest in Greater Manchester
Records of biodiversity priority species and protected species in Greater Manchester not included in other GMEU data sets
Greater Manchester with a small proportion of records that overlap the county boundary. The majority of records have a 100 metre of greater precision.
The dataset is a subset of the data held by GMEU. The dataset has been updated to inform the Greater Manchester Biodiversity Action Plan, Greater Manchester Spatial Framework and planning decisions within the county.
(a) Grid references have been checked against the original site descriptions, erronious grid references, where identified, have been corrected (b) the entire dataset has been checked using the NBN record cleaner (c) obvious duplicates have been removed.
Largely records compiled from local naturalists and professional ecological surveys. Occasional casual records. All records have been through basic validation and have been verified by GMEU ecologists before inclusion in this dataset. Bird records have been verified via the Greater Manchester Assistant Vice County recorder.
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