News

  • Views being sought on estuary's future

    Monday 3rd April, 2017

    Devon Wildlife Trust's Dawlish Warren nature reserve

    Have your say on the Review of Exe Estuary Zones & Codes of Conduct before the end of April.

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  • Help save one of Devon’s most endangered species

    Monday 3rd April, 2017

    A conservation project which aims to save one of Devon’s most endangered animals is now urgently seeking donations from the public so that it can continue its vital work.

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  • Bee Creative in the Garden!

    Friday 31st March, 2017

    Red tailed bumblebee - Penny Frith

    The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and The Wildlife Trusts have joined forces to urge gardeners to do more to help protect bumblebees and solitary bees, heroes of the pollinator world.

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  • Seaton Jurassic nominated for six awards!

    Thursday 30th March, 2017

    Seaton Jurassic's entrance

    Our East Devon visitor attraction, Seaton Jurassic, has been shortlisted for no less than six top awards from bodies which look to honour the nation’s best new buildings.

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  • Support voiced for Devon’s first Nature School

    Monday 27th March, 2017

    DWT Nature School consultation

    Proposals to open Devon’s first Nature School in Okehampton have been met with ‘positivity and support’ following a widespread public consultation conducted over the past two months.

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  • Stargaze with the experts at one of Devon Wildlife Trust’s most spectacular nature reserves

    Friday 24th March, 2017

    Orange moon by Neil Bygrave

    Join Devon Wildlife Trust and the North Devon Astronomical Society for an evening of stargazing at one of the charity’s naturally dark nature reserves, Meeth Quarry.

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  • Beavers scoop top BBC Countryfile Magazine Award

    Wednesday 15th March, 2017

    Beaver kits on river bank

    The remarkable story of Devon’s wild beavers goes on with the announcement that the Westcountry rodents have now won a top national award.

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  • New funding for more trainee positions

    Monday 13th March, 2017

    David & Emily trainees make a dry stone wall in Somerset - Rachel Janes

    Conservationists in the south-west are on the path to success with a new training project.

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  • New bird hide opens in North Devon wildlife haven

    Monday 13th March, 2017

    Meeth Quarry bird hide

    Binoculars at the ready – it’s all about wildlife watching as a brand new bird hide opens at Devon Wildlife Trust’s popular Meeth Quarry nature reserve, near Hatherleigh, North Devon.

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  • New England Wood becomes our 50th nature reserve

    Wednesday 1st March, 2017

    View through nature reserve showing river and trees

    A woodland which was saved from development has become Devon Wildlife Trust’s 50th nature reserve.

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