sightings at the Centre - for more recent sightings visit our new website
Is it dew or is it gutation? Find out here...
Ecological Surveys of the Heathland Area
wealth of new, unique data, images, interpretation and conclusions.
HRH The Princess Royal
Image gallery of her visit to the
Woodland Education Centre
Geology of the Woodland
All you need to know about the Centre's 4.7 billion
year history in 5 minutes!
Results of surveys conducted at the Woodland Education Centre
& Animals Special to Devon
Devon Biodiversity Action Plan species and information
Badger Webcam Movies
New movies include 27 minutes of badger activity in 50 seconds!
The Trust wins
the John Mejor Award
The award was presented by HRH The Princess Royal
Wild at Heart
Article about the Centre reproduced from the Countryman
Some previously published newsletters - to read articles
from more recent newsletters, visit our new
A guide to ecological succession
New puzzle - Design an animal!
One individual's experiences of making & siting bat
The Countryside and Biodiversity
a personal view by Councillor Des Shadrick
Frogs, toads and newts
Identification, Production and Uses
Information, Surveys & Articles
Find out more about these simple but fascinating non-flowering plants.
Explore the fascinating world of fungi
Find out how flowering plants distribute their seeds
An introduction, article, Braunton Burrows & UNESCO book review
Updated surveys, species lists, image galleries & moth information
Updated images, species & information
Wildlife Games, Jumbled Picture Puzzles, Quizzes & more!
Garden Ponds & Pond Making
designing, building and stocking
a garden pond based on 20 years of experience
the East Devon Way
A video looking at farming & the countryside.
After a short pause it starts automatically
A selection of our popular puzzles!
Featuring the geology, landscapes, habitats and wildlife
How long does a bird live?
Find out about the average and the greatest lifespans of birds
Woodland Education Centre - In Pictures
Image gallery of the Centre & its wildlife
Jumbled Picture Puzzles
Rearrange the mixed-up wildlife pictures!
An ecological sampling exercise for students
Follow each stage of flowering plant reproduction
Reports written by students online! Now
with educator's appraisal.
The Offwell Valley Image Gallery
The beautiful Devon countryside surrounding the
Woodland Education Centre.
Guide to Ecological Sampling
Updates & Additions
Education & Awareness Winner!
Trees in Britain
A pictorial guide for identification of a selection of trees
both native and naturalised.
Woodlands & their
A general description of British woodlands,
together with an introduction to
management techniques for small native woodlands.
Experiments over the Internet!
Take part in exciting scientific
experiments over the internet.
Intensive Agricultural Grasslands
An Introduction to their
Production & Biodiversity
Dozens of puzzles from interactive
crosswords to jokes & quizzes.
These are being frequently updated and new puzzles added, so keep checking!
The Wetlands Discovery Trail
A fascinating interactive exploration of
Interactive picture puzzles, updated monthly
and Biodiversity - is there a future?
A summary of the eighth Annual Offwell Lecture
See a short movie
clip of a woodcock at the Woodland Education Centre