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

Find out what's open.


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: £5,671.50


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 new

  • Winter Highlights 2020

    The winter edition of our quarterly news bulletin is now available to view. Read more

  • A note from The Greensand Trust

    As 2020 comes to an end, we'd like to acknowledge how delighted we are to have been able to provide a safe environment to support our local and wider community’s health and wellbeing needs throughout the difficult times of this year. Read more

  • Final call for Greensand Champions

    Final call for entries - apply by the end of January! We're on the hunt for Greensand Champions - groups or individual young people who are doing something amazing for the Greensand Country environment. Read more