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ABlue SmallWelcome to the Devon Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Devon branch.

Latest News

Silver-Lining For Blue Butterfly In Devon

A rare and beautiful blue butterfly has made a comeback on a small patch of heathland in South Devon after years of no sightings and YOU can help secure its future by volunteering at Bovey Heathfield in Newton Abbot.

Rare African Gem Discovered In Devon

An African moth which hasn't been seen in this country for 45 years has been found in Devon. It is only the second ever sighting in Britain of the Accent Gem...

Pollinators Pushed Up The Agenda

Butterfly Conservation welcomes the Government’s National Pollinator Strategy. The newly published document is a clear steer from Government that the declines in bees and wild pollinators including butterflies and moths are being taken seriously.

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Events

Lydford Old Railway Reserve

Saturday 14th February 2015: 10.30am

Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at this disused railway site, where habitat management continues to ensure the area is kept in good condition for probably the only colony of Heath Fritillary in Devon.

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