The Society - Council


Devon Birds, as a charity, is run by a Council which meets four times a year to set all major policies, agree working budgets and oversee the conduct of working groups and the Society (* indicates Trustees who are voting members of Council).

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

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Current Council Members

Vice Chairman
Communications Officer
Devon County Recorder
Young Member Development Officer
Mid Devon and Exeter Branch Rep
East Devon Branch Rep
Plymouth Branch Rep
Taw/Torridge Branch Rep
South Devon Branch Rep
Ordinary Member
Ordinary Member



Society Officers (not a complete list)

Bird Data Manager
Branch Secretary - East Devon
Branch Secretary - Mid Devon and Exeter
Branch Secretary - Plymouth
Branch Secretary - South Devon
Branch Secretary - Taw and Torridge
Conservation Advisor (Habitat)
Editor - Art
Editor - Bird Report
Editor - Journal
Ringing Secretary
Website administration




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Little Egret by Wayne Emery at Blaxton Pool Gallery photo of Little Egret by Wayne Emery
Whitethroat by Elizabeth Mulgrew at Dawlish Warren Gallery photo of Whitethroat by Elizabeth Mulgrew

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