Environmental conservation, education and access

Help us conserve, enhance and protect the distinctive landscape, wildlife and history of
The Greensand Ridge and wider area.

  • Greensand Trust
  • Rushmere Country Park
  • Working Woodlands Centre

Find out what's currently open

Summer Opening hours begin from Saturday 3rd April : 9am - 8pm close.


Author: Gill Welham

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Dormouse Project

The Maulden Dormouse Project aims to support the work of the volunteers monitoring the re-introduction of hazel dormice to Maulden Wood and to raise awareness of the dormice among local communities and landowners.



King's Wood Appeal

Help us preserve ancient King's Wood in Heath and Reach, Bedfordshire! We want to ensure the whole of King's Wood is carefully managed and protected for the benefit of wildlife and heritage as an exceptional open space for current and future generations to enjoy.


Author: Carolyn Londer-Ward

Target amount: £50,000.00

Amount raised: £5,691.90


Greensand Ridge map

Our area is full of great places to visit and things to do and see. Whether you would like to try mountain biking or just want to walk the dog you'll find it all here.



What's on

  • Heron Watch - Now Online!

    As featured on BBC Countryfile! Our viewing platform is currently CLOSED so the only way to see our herons is here via our livestream. Read more

  • Easter Heron art competition

    Check out the entries to our Easter Heron Art Competition - they are all brilliant! Well done to you all! Read more

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