Topic: Website strategies?
Out of interest I looked up where some of the different Environmental Records Centre websites are located, and was surprised that you don't share a common hosting provider. I guess that some record centres are provided with free or low-cost web-space by local authorities / wildlife trusts, but I couldn't help thinking that this ad hoc approach restricts the potential for record centres to reach out to the public through online resources.
These days leasing a server or development space on a shared server is very cheap. Overall, I'm guessing that joining forces and hosting most or all of the ERC's on one machine would offer you all quite considerable savings in website costs. Whilst I'm sure it would be important for each ERC to retain its own identity, a number of other factors could also potentially offer significant savings / benefits, for example: