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Wildlife Events in Devon


Things to do in Devon:

DWT runs hundreds of wildlife events in Devon each year.

To find out what's on in Devon start searching the listings below.

Your passport to wildlife activities in Devon is here!

  • Become a dragonfly detective! Join us at DWT Bovey Heathfield for family fun with a dragonfly theme on Thurs 28 August
  • Learn how to survey for bats - take part in a training walk on the River Exe as part of the Exeter Big Bat Survey on Mon 8 September
  • Discover the wildlife of Exmoor's seashore - take a closer look at the animals on the beach at Combe Martin in our Shoresearch event on Sat 13 September

    Events on in Devon

    Volunteer training event for bat surveys - 1 Sept

    Date: 1st September 2014

    Time: There are two sessions either 5.30-7pm and 7.15-8.45pm

    Can you help to monitor one of Britain’s rarest bats? Be a part of the exciting new Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project! We want to find out as much as we can about the feeding habits of Greater Horseshoes bats so we can protect them and the flight paths...

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    Starfish seashore crafts - 6 September

    Date: 6th September 2014

    Time: 11am - 3pm

    Starfish seashore crafts - 6 September

    Join us for family friendly seashore crafts with  a starfish theme, find out more about these beautiful animals and how you can get involved with Devon Wildlife Trust's Starfish campaign.  No need to book  just come along on the day.  For more information and details on events visit www.wemburymarinecentre.org  Children £2,...

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    Big Exeter Bat Survey - training walk - 8 Sept

    Date: 8th September 2014

    Time: 7:30pm

    Big Exeter Bat Survey - training walk - 8 Sept

    Everyone is welcome on this bat training walk to learn about bat ecology and how to use a bat detector to identify Exeter's different bat species. Then you can sign up to survey your local patch of the city, book out a bat detector, record the results and contribute to...

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    Mammals of Devon - 8 September

    Date: 8th September 2014

    Time: 7.30 - 9.30pm

    Mammals of Devon - 8 September

    Illustrated talk by Eleanor Knott of Devon Biodiversity Records Centre. Suggested donation £4.

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    Potter round Parke -10 September

    Date: 10th September 2014

    Time: 10.30am - 1pm

    Park at Parke, H.Q. of Dartmoor National Park, to search for wildlife through woods and by the River Bovey. Wear appropriate clothing for country location. Home Farm café available. Suggested donation £2.

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    The barn owl in crisis - restoring the balance - 10 September

    Date: 10th September 2014

    Time: 8pm

    The barn owl in crisis - restoring the balance - 10 September

    Illustrated talk by David Ramsden from The Barn Owl Trust. £3 donation to DWT.

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