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Bedfordshire's National Nature Reserves

Nature reserves in Bedfordshire that Natural England identifies as among England's finest sites for wildlife and/or geology.



Details on the management, features, location, safety and contact information for Bedfordshire’s NNRs:

Research opportunities

Some NNRs host students who are working on dissertations or similar projects. This provides the opportunity to study on a high quality site and to contribute to the research and management of the reserve.

Read more information about how we arrange these projects, the list of reserves that currently offer this facility and some suggested topic titles.

Published 31 October 2008
Last updated 3 June 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added a note that there is no dedicated parking at Barton Hills NNR.

  2. Change of name from King's Wood NNR to King's Wood and Rushmere NNR after increase of area covered by site

  3. First published.