We welcome contributions from members and non-members. The journal includes papers on all aspects of natural history including geology, and these may be academic papers or shorter, less formal articles or notes. All papers are peer reviewed by our editorial board and other experts. The Journal is part of the membership subscription and is dispatched in June each year.

Volumes 81 and 82 can be found in the Members’ Area.  Some other recent volumes are available below.

There is an online public archive and an index (see details at the foot of this page)

Volume 83 (2023) will be published in June 2024. Deadline for contributions to Volume 83 is 31 March 2024.

Please send contributions to the editor, Dawn Lawrence, at [email protected]

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Nature in Avon Vol 75.pdf (2015)


Nature in Avon Vol 76.pdf (2016)


Nature in Avon Vol 77.pdf (2017)


Nature in Avon Vol 78.pdf (2018)


Nature in Avon Vol 79.pdf (2019)


Nature in Avon Vol 80.pdf (2020)


The Nature in Avon archive

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Index to BNS Archive (PDF)
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