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


Devon: Butterfly Walk In Torrington

Sunday 10th May 2015: 1.00pm

Join the Devon Branch of Butterfly Conservation on a visit to the Great Torrington Commons - a great site to spot the Pearl-bordered Fritillary & Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary.

Devon: Guided Walk Over Chalk Downland

Sunday 17th May 2015: 11.00am

Join the Devon and Dorset Branch on this visit to a splendid ancient grassland habitat to see abundant spring butterflies and wild flowers.

Devon: Moth Night

Saturday 23rd May 2015: 8.30pm

Please join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch on this joint event with the Devon Moth Group. The location we are visiting has some 40+ species, including the Lunar Thorn, Water Carpet, Puss moth and Barred Umber.

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Latest News

Torbay Thinks Big About UK’s Smallest Butterfly

Conservationists in Devon have gone to extraordinary lengths to move a colony of rare butterflies from their home in an abandoned quarry after the site was scheduled for redevelopment

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