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Regarding COVID-19 (updated January 2021)

20 January 2021 Latest update At a meeting of the Executive Committee this morning it was decided that in view of the ongoing situation no face-to-face events should take place before 1 September 2021....

Inspired by Devon

A collection of short pieces contributed by our members on topics related to Devon that have inspired them. You can contribute too. Just email your piece to inspired@devonassoc.org.uk together with an optional photo. We...

Notices (updated 1 Jan 2021)

This is the place for notices and short news items that will be of interest to members of the DA. You may also wish to look at the Events news page where new events...

Events news (updated 10 Dec 2020)

This page notifies recent additions and changes to events – both our own and selected external events. To keep up to date, you should also check the Notices page, where other news is reported....

List of Devon Beetles

Compiled by Martin Luff, (D.A. Recorder for Coleoptera), January 2021. Web implementation by John Maltby. This list is based on the index of Devon beetles compiled by the late G.H.Ashe (1879-1961), and left to...

From The Chair – No. 25: Autumn Walk

An ongoing series of short reports by written our Chair, Dr Sue Andrew, musing on current life in Devon. This follows on from Sue’s earlier series of reports made during walks from her Tavistock...

President’s Symposium 2020 – Conclusion

Concluding comments to the Symposium from our President Clare Broom   The video below is hosted on YouTube. Click the play icon in the centre to watch. Make sure your sound is turned on!...

Building a nature recovery network in Devon

A presentation by Harry Barton Part of our 2020 President’s Symposium. Harry Barton is the Chief Executive Officer of the Devon Wildlife Trust – an organisation he joined in October 2011, having spent the...

Battleground bred the Exmoor Society

A presentation by Rachel Thomas CBE DL DSc h.c. Part of our 2020 President’s Symposium. Rachel Thomas has been the Chairman of the Exmoor Society since 2003 and served as President of The Devonshire...