Our premium bird information service, Bird News Extra, has full details of all these birds (including exact locations, directions and additional detail) in Devon, and also covers the rest of the British Isles. A free national service is also available. Click here to take a free tour of Bird News Extra, or here for more information.
Devon Birdwatching & Preservation Society
Devon Wildlife Trust
Devon includes sites that are among the best in the country for the following species:
Rat eradication programmes — both home and abroad — are showing positive results for nesting birds. read on
The first in a region-by-region series from A Rocha on birding by public transport. read on
RSPB offers £1000 reward for information leading to a conviction. read on
Rarity finders American Purple Gallinule, Devon
Just another mystery bird phone-call to the RSPB turned into something a lot more interesting. log in
Neil Hulme discovers more about Britain's most threatened butterfly in the search for a perfect picture. read on
Days to Remember A bunting in the garden
Many of us peer hopefully into our gardens on a daily basis hoping for something unusual. Devon birder Paul Boulden got a massive shock when he peered out through his curtains last May. log in
Days to Remember Devon, 28th May 1990
Phil Palmer recalls an amazing chance encounter off the North Devon coast log in
Ross's Gull Delights Observers in the Southwest
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