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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Not just another wetland, but an iconic Yorkshire Bird Observatory wetland! :) It pretty much all beg… 3 days ago

Day 4 The Dams. as the crew design & build for Filey Bird Obs. Tough M… 4 days ago

our social enterprise helps in flood prevention, building prototype rain gardens to "slow the flow" and cr… 4 days ago

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