Species to look out for
Welcome 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.
Join Jenny Plackett from Butterfly Conservation and an Exmoor National Trust ranger on this hunt for butterflies in the Heddon Valley.
Join Jenny Plackett (Two Moors Threatened Butterfly Project Officer, Butterfly Conservation) on a walk in the Heddon Valley. The habitat supports a wide range of butterflies, but this walk focuses on some of the UK's rarest, including the High Brown Fritillary.
Join the Devon Branch and the Devon Moth Group, moth trapping at this extensive site - the more traps the merrier!
A woman from Bratton Clovelly near Okehampton has received an Outstanding Volunteer Award from a national wildlife charity.
One of the UK’s most endangered butterflies has colonised new areas of a Forest in Devon, Butterfly Conservation (BC) can reveal.
More than three-quarters of the UK’s butterflies have declined in the last 40 years with some common species suffering significant slumps, a major scientific study has revealed.