Wistlandpound Res © Roy Churchill

Great Reed Warbler © Nik Ward Slapton

R Otter looking North © Nick Townsend

The SocietyCouncil

Devon Birds, as a charity, is run by a Council of Trustees. Council meets four times a year to set all major policies, agree working budgets and oversee the conduct of working groups and the Society.

Current Council Members and Trustees

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President Nick Baker
Chairman Nick Armstrong
Vice Chairman Charles Tyler
Secretary Mike Daniels
Treasurer Simon Churchley

Communications Officer

Tony Utting
County Recorder Kevin Rylands
Publishing Group Mike Lock
Conservation Advisor Dr Paul Fitzpatrick
Conservation Advisor Graham Burton
Youth Development Officer Rea Sims
Mid Devon Branch Nick Armstrong
East Devon Branch Colin Randall
Plymouth Branch Liz Harris
Taw/Torridge Branch John Towers
South Devon Branch Nick D'Agorne
Ordinary Members Fiona Freshney
  Karen Sims
  Adrian Colston
  Jerry Tallowin

Day-to-day administration is handled by the Executive Committee, comprising the Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, and Promotions and Engagement Secretary.

Other Society Officers

Archivist Mike Tyler
Art Editor Mike Langmanwebsite
Assistant Recorder
/Data Manager
Dick Burn
Karen Sims
Harrier Editor  
Ringing Secretary Nik Ward