A volunteer team has developed this site from farmland to a wide range of habitats, from wetland to flower-rich slopes and berry-rich woodland.
Learn about the wonderful world of Fungi with our expert leaders, Nicola Bacciu and David Farley, as we help survey two areas of Exmoor.
Join Sarah Butcher, Devon Mammal Group's Harvest Mouse project officer to find out where harvest mice can be found in Devon, and the research now helping them.
We will be carrying out work to conserve the open species-rich fen type habitat which will involve cutting sallow & bramble regrowth etc.
Paul Madgett will re-cap our 2019 “Wildlife Walks” (and discuss the 2020 programme) while Debbie will test us in a light-hearted seasonally-themed quiz. Seasonal refreshments.
Last winter we dug two ponds to increase overall biodiversity. Should we extend these? Other tasks will include brash clearance and potentially nest-box replacement / refurbishment.
Michael started the “Save Our Orchards” campaign in 1990, now “Orchards Live”, and has written several books, the latest being “Devon’s Orchards”.
Join Barnstaple DWT local group for some practical conservation work at Swanpool Marsh