GFB - Bird Hides, conservation & skills

Green Future Building Ltd (GFB) is a not for profit social enterprise, committed to conservation. We recognise the increased need for sustainable building while continuing to develop the use of recycled and sustainable materials. We work in partnership with other trusts, charities and social enterprises on projects aimed at creating opportunities for people and communities to develop skills, continue training and generate employment in the nature conservation and green build sector. Our specialism is bird hide, tern raft and sand martin bank design & build and nest boxes for birds of conservation concern.



Our expert insight as birders offers bird hide, tern raft, nest box, sand martin bank, sluice & habitat designs to meet conservation needs. From bespoke fire and vandal-proof bird hides, to photo hides (pods) sunk in the ground, mink-proof eco nesting rafts and much more too ...

Case Studies

We routinely work alongside conservation agencies such as The Wildlife Trusts & RSPB to meet exacting requirements. Read about our bird hides, tern rafts, nest boxes, sand martin banks or sluices proudly designed & built in a not for profit social enterprise by British birders.

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Gr8 tour of Sunnymead Essex, Case Study for farm birds. Proud to provide its 1st nests (1 GFB… 13 hours ago

... with a 'baby' raft coming soon to the visitor centre, once the clever educational folks ha… 3 weeks ago

The armada of GFB eco Rafts giving nature a home , as proudly viewed from the cafe. Read more:… 3 weeks ago

Site visit to Views over the 'old' (looking East) and new (West). Exciting times ahead… 1 month ago

Looking good today! viewpoint we built in next gen board settling… 1 month ago