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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: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 21st February 2016, 10.30am-2.30pm

Join the Devon Branch on a conservation work party aimed at habitat management for the Silver-studded Blue butterfly.

Devon: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 28th February 2016: 10.30am

Join the Devon Branch on a conservation work party just north of Culmstock and Hemyock.

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Latest News

Rare Butterfly Spreads Its Wings

One of the UK’s most endangered butterflies has colonised new areas of a Forest in Devon, Butterfly Conservation (BC) can reveal.

40 year slump for UK Butterflies

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.

Waitrose Supports Woodland Pearls

Waitrose shoppers in Torquay have raised money to help secure the future of a rare butterfly found at Haldon Forest near Exeter, Butterfly Conservation (BC) can reveal.

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