State of Environment report

How’s Devon’s environment doing?

Oxeye daisies in front of a church in DevonWhat sort of condition is our environment in right now? How is land use and landscape changing? What’s happening to wildlife habitats? How about our air, water and soils? And what difference will a growing population and climate change make?

These are among the big questions addressed in the 2018 State of the Environment report for Devon and Torbay.

Click on the chapters below to read more. Most chapters contain direct links to the relevant mapped information on Devon County Council’s Environment Viewer.

We are currently updating these reports. New reports will be released by the end of 2022.