• Devon charity makes top appointment

    Thursday 12th January, 2017

    Dr Peta Foxall

    We're proud to announce the appointment of our new Chair of the Board of Trustees: Dr Peta Foxall

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  • Dry winter means no milling at Cricklepit this month

    Thursday 5th January, 2017

    Waterwheel at Cricklepit Mill

    Devon Wildlife Trust has cancelled this month's Milling Day at our Cricklepit Mill - due to the low level of water in the Cricklepit Leat.

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  • It's victory (at least for now)

    Wednesday 7th December, 2016

    News broke today that the 28 member states of the European Commission have decided that the Nature Directives are not to be revised or weakened. These laws have provided the cornerstone of wildlife and landscape protection for the past 35 years.

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  • Beavers to stay in Scotland - what does it mean for Devon?

    Monday 5th December, 2016

    Beaver kits on River Otter - Mike Symes

    What does the decision by the Scottish Parliament on the status of beavers in Scotland mean for Devon's wild beavers?

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  • Become part of the century’s most exciting conservation project, says Chris Packham

    Tuesday 1st November, 2016

    Devon beavers by Mike Symes

    • TV naturalist backs call to help Devon’s wild beavers • ‘Once in a lifetime opportunity to help a magnificent and long lost mammal thrive again’ says TV naturalist Chris Packham

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  • Volunteer gardeners scoop top green-fingered award

    Thursday 20th October, 2016

    The Cricklepit Mill Garden Group

    A small band of dedicated volunteer gardeners have been rewarded for their green-fingered efforts with a prestigious award from Britain in Bloom.

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  • Trainee sought to help Plymouth community conservation project

    Thursday 20th October, 2016

    Wildflower survey being undertaken

    Devon Wildlife Trust is offering one lucky person the chance to gain a year’s training and learn about conservation and community engagement in Plymouth’s Active Neighborhoods Project.

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  • Volunteers make the difference at Dartmoor reserve

    Monday 17th October, 2016

    Volunteers have played a crucial part in improvements at Emsworthy Mire

    Six months hard work by volunteers has made a crucial difference for wildlife and people at one of Dartmoor’s premier nature reserves.

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  • Massive seed collection gets underway

    Wednesday 5th October, 2016

    Devon Wildlife Trust is playing a key part in an initiative which is protecting the nation’s ‘tree heritage’.

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  • New report calls for more protected areas for marine wildlife

    Thursday 29th September, 2016

    White beaked dolphin by John Carnell

    • Wildlife Trusts call on government to create more Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) • New sites needed to fill gaps in network of marine protected areas • Nine Devon sites featured in report

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