Find walks and trails to enjoy, beaches to play on, great local food, activities for all ages and rich local history.
Our work to conserve and enhance the landscape, heritage, wildlife and communities of the AONB.
All across the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) there are individuals, businesses, groups and organisations who support our work and deeply value the local landscape, cultural heritage and biodiversity.
Each has pledged a commitment to living and working in ways that promote sustainability and help to protect the environment – together they are our Ambassadors.
If you are interested in supporting, celebrating and looking after the East Devon AONB, you’re invited to become an Ambassador too.
So many things make the #EastDevon AONB outstanding – and it’s yours to discover.
We work in partnership to conserve and enhance landscapes, wildlife and local communities.
Find out more about our work in our 2019/20 Annual Review https://t.co/dFB0e14KfS #MyNationalLandscapes https://t.co/mghrYo603I
The Heath Lobelia, Lobelia urens, an incredibly rare wildflower, was actually first discovered growing in the UK, here in this area in the 1770s. It was discovered by William Newbery, a herbalist from Heathstock. Belonging to the Campanulaceae family, the Heath...
With alarming predictions that 90% of our ash trees will be lost to ash dieback disease, Devon’s treescapes and the wildlife dependent on them, face an uncertain future. Dealing with such a devastating forecast, we’re partnering with Saving Devon’s Treescapes, a new...
In England and Wales, our finest landscapes have been conserved through designation as National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs). The East Devon AONB was designated in 1963 and is one of the 46 AONBs situated across the UK.
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The East Devon AONB Partnership is a joint initiative funded by the Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs, East Devon District Council & Devon County Council. The Partnership is a member of the National Association for AONBs.