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AVON RIVER CHAMPIONS

formerly Aune Conservation Association

Our aim is to restore & maintain the health of our river and rebuild wildlife corridors from Dartmoor to our Estuaries

Clean River  | Thriving Wildlife  |  Sustainable Communities

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We connect people who support our aims.  Community groups, parish councils, farmers & landowners, businesses and individuals in all parishes in the Avon River catchment - South Brent, North Huish, Diptford, Loddiswell, Aveton Gifford, Bantham & Thurlestone and Bigbury.  

We Team up with the River Gara catchment (
Blackawton & Stoke Fleming, East Allington, Slapton)  and the Kingsbridge Salcombe Estuary (Kingsbridge Town, West Alvington, Malborough, Slapton, Frogmore & Sherford, Charleton, South Pool, East Portlemouth)

Together we can do more

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RIVER WATER QUALITY

Find out about how water quality is measured, what data is available, how citizen scientists can fill the data gaps and how to use the data

WILDLIFE CORRIDORS

Landowners, farmers and gardeners can create space for nature and allow wildlife to flourish alongside their businesses and busy lives.

VOLUNTEERS

Learn conservation skills alongside specialists and landowners who want to restore habitats and protect our rivers from pollution.

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MEMBERSHIP

Your support for our work is welcome.  

A voluntary annual membership subscription ensures we can continue to support community groups in our catchments and keep you informed of important issues, opportunities and achievements.

£10/household or £40/business per year

Thank you for your support.  

SEAMOOR LOTTO

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SeaMoor Lotto is a weekly lottery, run by South Hams District Council. It raises money for good causes in South Hams and West Devon. Find out how it works here.    Avon River Champions have raised £1,500 to date - thanks to our SeaMoor Lotto supporters.  Tickets cost £1 a week.  Each ticket has a 1 in 50 chance to win a prize each week, with a top prize of £25,000!  

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AVON RIVER VOICES

Sign up for our regular e-newsletter about the issues, events and training related to our catchments. 
If you have some news you want to share,
get in touch with the Editor
 

Get in touch
if you live/work in our catchment - if you would like to promote your sustainable farming business, estate management or wildlife/environmental community group on this website.

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