Natural Devon – The Local Nature Partnership

Devon’s natural environment is not only beautiful it is our greatest asset and something none of us should take for granted. It provides us with food, fuel, pollination, flood control, great recreational and business opportunities and even a natural health service. It underpins life in Devon.

Natural Devon brings together all those interested in protecting and enhancing our environment for the benefit of people, wildlife and businesses. Please get involved.

Naturally Healthy October banner, with photo of a woman with binoculars and the Devon LNP and Connecting Actively to Nature logos

October is Naturally Healthy Month
Take some time during October to get outside and connect with the natural environment around you; you will feel better for it.  Find Naturally Healthy ideas on our activities page.

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Devon Dark Skies Week 23rd – 30th of October.

Join us in embracing Devon’s Dark Skies through webinars events and activities that will help us appreciate the nightscape while learning how to reduce the impacts of lighting on wildlife, tranquillity and ourselves. Find out more on the Dark Skies page.

Dr James

Thank you and Farewell

Read the outgoing Chair, Dr James Szymankiewicz’s final thank you letter after he steps down from leading natural Devon after over two years of brilliant work.


Devon Maritime Forum & Devon Local Nature Partnership Summer Webinars.

Watch the Woodland Trust’s trio of tree themed talks.

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To join the Devon LNP Forum (and receive newsletters, invitations to conferences and other events) please subscribe on the newsletter platform. Note that you can also unsubscribe using this link.

Devon guidance / environmental information:

Find out more about wildlife reserves and great places to walk, cycle and explore across Devon on the Explore Devon website.

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