Marsh fritillary at Dunsdon nature reserve

Marsh fritillary. Photo, Chris Root

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Please support our crowdfunder to help rare wildlife flourish on a dozen stunning nature reserves. Northern Devon’s wildflower-rich Culm grasslands are home to a wide range of butterflies, bees, birds and more – but with increased costs this year of materials needed to manage these sites, we need your help!

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Hazel dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius), Kent, UK. Photographed in wild under licence with remote camera (camera trap). - Terry Whittaker/2020VISION

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Established sixty years ago by a small group of volunteers, Devon Wildlife Trust is the only charity that exists to protect all wildlife in Devon and to safeguard Devon’s unique natural environment. 

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Woman aged 35-45 years 'hugging' pine tree, Abernethy Forest, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland, - Mark Hamblin/2020VISION

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