Where to go this season
In autumn Devon’s animals get ready for the long cold days ahead. Here are some of the best places to see them make their preparations...
Autumn sees the dramatic deer rut. Rackenford and Knowstone Moors (near Tiverton) are the place to go to see and hear the drama unfold.
Look for song thrushes and blackbirds as they gorge themselves on the blackberries and other hedgerow harvest berries at our nature reserves, Halwill Junction (near Okehampton) and Meeth Quarry (near Hatherleigh).
Say goodbye to the last of the summer’s swallows as they swoop to gather insects over the grassy fields of Bellever Moor and Meadows (Dartmoor) nature reserve.
Other wild places to go this autumn
In early autumn take a wander across one of our heathland nature reserves Bovey Heathfield (near Bovey Tracey), Chudleigh Knighton (near Chudleigh) and Venn Ottery (near Honiton) to see the heather and gorse turn the landscape purple and gold.
Dolton Village Wildlife Day
Dolton Village Hall and surrounding area including open gardens and churchyard covering hedgehogs, butterflies, bees and moths etc.…
Discover the Coast - Coastal Cruise Wednesday 23rd June
We will take you on a journey to discover the beautiful wildlife North Devon has to offer, with spectacular scenery and an abundance of…
Devon's Bats - Conservation Communities
Our Wildlife Communities Officer Helen will explore ways we can help bat populations in our local area and changes we can make to our…
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