River Otter

Death of a wild beaver confirmed

Thursday 5th April 2018

Beaver on riverbankPhoto, David White

The death of one of East Devon’s wild beaver population has been announced by the Devon Wildlife Trust.

Tagged with: Species, Beaver, Devon, Devon Wildlife Trust, River Otter, Run over, Wildlife

Two new beavers released at secret East Devon location

Thursday 26th May 2016

Beaver takes its first wild swimA female beaver takes to the water in its new East Devon home. Photo, Nick Upton/naturepl.com

• Two beavers released to join existing wild colony on River Otter • Successful – and sanctioned - release hailed as crucial next step in the story of England’s wild beaver • New arrivals will add to the ‘genetic diversity’ of the existing wild population

Tagged with: Species, Beavers, Devon, Devon Wildlife Trust, Release, River Otter, River Otter Beaver Trial

Name our beaver mascot!

Tuesday 17th May 2016

Beaver costumeThis is your chance to give a name to our Cofton Country Holidays sponsored beaver mascot

We're looking for help in naming our new beaver mascot.

Tagged with: Fundraising, Beavers, Cofton Country Holidays, Devon Wildlife Trust, River Otter

Devon's wild beavers receive boost

Thursday 5th May 2016

Beaver emereges from its lodgeBeavers in Devon have received a boost with new funding. Photo, Ben Lee

Tagged with: Fundraising, Beavers, Devon, Devon Wildlife Trust, Peter De Haan, River Otter