Learn about Devon’s Natural History

Interest groups in Devon

Devon Wildlife trust.
Devon Moth Group.
Devon Birds.
Devon Bat Group.
Devon Badger Group.
Devonshire Association Botany Section.
Field Studies Council. Courses for individuals and families at Slapton Ley Field Centre

Practical skills

Devon Rural Skills Trust. Courses on traditional skills like Hurdle making, Hedgelaying and Dry Stone Walling.
The Conservation Volunteers (TCV). Practical volunteering opportunities, training courses and workshops

Citizen Science.

Plantlife Atlantic Woodlands Survey. Free training on mosses ferns and lichens to support the Building resilience in Wouth West Woodlands Project.
OPAL Explore Nature. Help out with surveys exploring the health of our soils and trees, the quality of our air and water, the distribution of native and invasive invertebrates, and the importance of habitats for wildlife.