News

  • Devon fish paying high price for Scottish salmon farms

    Friday 23rd June, 2017

    Male corkwing wrasse, off south Devon (Paul Naylor)

    A Devon-based wildlife charity is calling for immediate action to control a fishing practice which is leading to thousands of local fish – from a family of fish known as wrasse - being removed from around the coast of Devon.

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  • Seaton Jurassic wins major South West Award

    Tuesday 20th June, 2017

    Seaton Jurassic, Devon Wildlife Trust's and East Devon District Council’s flagship visitor attraction, has scooped a major South West award for the best leisure and hospitality project of the year.

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  • Discover Exeter’s hidden wildlife oasis

    Monday 19th June, 2017

    Cricklepit Mill Exeter

    One of Exeter’s best spots for wildlife will be open to the public this Sunday for a special open garden event near the quay.

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  • Emily aims to drive kids wild

    Tuesday 30th May, 2017

    Emily Bacon is Devon Wildlife Trust’s latest appointment. Her task is simple: to make Exeter’s school children go wild!

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  • Will you be going wild in June?

    Thursday 25th May, 2017

    Man and child examine a flower

    • 30 Days Wild campaign urges people to connect with local nature • Campaign kicks off with special Exeter event • Study shows positive benefits to health and welfare in people taking part in 30 Days Wild

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  • Dartmoor nature reserve boost

    Tuesday 9th May, 2017

    Visitors and wildlife at one of our Dartmoor nature reserves have been the beneficiaries of a generous funder.

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  • Devon Wildlife Trust team up with fire service to warn of risk of wild fires

    Tuesday 2nd May, 2017

    Wild fire takes hold of a Devon heathland

    • Devastating impact of recent Woodbury Common fire is a ‘warning’ • Fire Service and Devon Wildlife Trust ask public to take care and be vigilant

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  • Sunshine for the soul: 30 Days Wild benefits health and wellbeing

    Wednesday 12th April, 2017

    30 Days Wild campaign

    This June, it’s all about nature - for everybody, everywhere, every day with The Wildlife Trusts’ annual challenge: 30 Days Wild.

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  • 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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