Life in the Meadow

Common Blue Butterflies
Common Blue Butterflies. Photo: John Walters

Coming soon: A guide to the birds, butterflies, insects and plants you can find in a meadow.

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Wet wildflower meadow

Where to Visit a Meadow

Several owners lead walks and talks around their meadows, sharing their passion and knowledge during Open Meadows days

A bee on Devil's Bit Scabious

Key Facts About Meadows

Ten key facts about meadows and the flora and fauna they support

A restored Dartmoor hay meadow in early June

What is a Meadow?

We asked renowned ecologist George Peterken to explain what a meadow is