East Devon AONB
Geobox Protected Area
name = East Devon
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
image_size = 300
image_caption = East Devon Countryside in winter
country = England
region_type = County
location = south-west England
established = 1963
East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) covers over convert|100|sqmi|km2 of the
East Devoncountryside ( England).
This countryside includes eighteen miles (29 km) of Heritage coastline. The designated area covers: twenty-nine parishes and borders the coastal towns of Exmouth, Seaton and
Sidmouthbut includes the entire resort of Budleigh Salterton.
East Devon has two AONBs within its catchment area which includes the
Blackdown Hills(designated 1991) and East Devon AONB (designated 1963), both AONBs make up over 66% of the district.
East Devon AONB Partnership is a joint initiative funded by
Natural England, East Devon District Council and Devon County Council. Through ventures such as community projects and project grants East Devon AONB Partnership helps to conserve and manage the East Devon AONB.
* [http://www.eastdevonaonb.org.uk East Devon AONB Website]
* [http://www.bbc.co.uk/devon/content/articles/2005/06/20/salcombe_hill_walk_feature.shtml BBC Review of Heritage Coastal Walk]
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