Tagged: environment

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Rare butterfly protection boosted in Teign Valley

The Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) has this month completed work on a three year £44,100 project to help protect one of Britain’s rarest butterflies. The money has been spent on habitat management work at the charity’s popular Dunsford nature reserve to boost numbers of the high brown fritillary.

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22 plans drawn up to rediscover Plymouth’s countryside park

Plymouth City Council has been working with Natural England and the National Trust to create 22 proposals to help bring the Countryside Park to life and will incorporate the National Trust-owned Saltram estate as well as Hardwick Wood, privately-owned land and the former landfill site at Chelson Meadow.


Devon zoo experts lead ape campaign

Two Devon conservationists are leading an international campaign, which focuses on raising public awareness, political lobbying and fundraising across the Continent with the aim to save apes from extinction.