An area of outstanding natural beauty
The North Devon Coast AONB is one of a family of ‘Protected Landscapes’ in the South West. These include Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks and 12 other Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which together cover 37% of land in the South West Region.
The North Devon AONB contains a diversity of scenery, landscapes and habitats and encompasses the Hartland Heritage Coast, North Devon Heritage Coast and the internationally famous UNESCO Biosphere Reserve centred on Braunton Burrows.
The North Devon AONB have supported the Braunton Countryside Centre on a number of projects through its Sustainable Development Fund. This includes the installation of new displays and support in the development of the new branding and website.