Explore the Coast
For wildlife, heritage, culture and things to do in the North Devon Coast AONB please click here to visit our recreation website.
Welcome to the North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
The North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a stunning coastal area which is nationally protected for the beauty of its landscape. It is at the heart of North Devon's UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and covers 171 km sq of the coastal landscape from Marsland Mouth on the Cornish border to Combe Martin on the boundary of Exmoor National Park.
This site provides information about the work and management of the North Devon Coast AONB. For wildlife, heritage, culture and things to do in the North Devon Coast AONB please visit our recreation website (explorethecoast.org)
Latest North Devon AONB news
North Devon Coast AONB is putting on a special cultural trail guided walk and beach clean on Monday 21st September to celebrate the National Association of AONBs Outstanding Week of national events.
In partnership with North Devon Museum, the AONB category is 'Wildlife and Habitats'
Your oppportunity to be part of a project to define the important and special qualities of the coast for a future management strategy
Simon's Armitage's observations from his travels on Britain's South West Coast
North Devon Coast AONB signs up for innovative new smartphone app for people to capture and comment on AONB landscape areas.