Prestwood Nature has a wide remit to help appreciate and care for our natural environment. It is the Nature Conservation Group for the area around Prestwood, including Great & Little Kingshill, Great & Little Missenden, Hampden, Speen, Hughenden Valley and Cryers Hill
Prestwood Nature aims to protect and enhance the quality of the natural environment through the involvement of local residents.
Conservation work, conduct of ecological surveys, advice to households and landowners, field trips, activities for children and their families.
On-going projects in Prestwood include:
Sheepwash pond in Prestwood – an ancient pond on the old Prestwood Commons, Honor End Lane, that was used as a watering place for animals on their way to market has been restored.
Wildlife Garden and Orchard in Prestwood – on the site of the Prestwood allotments, off Greenlands Lane, we have planted a wildlife garden which provides a wonderful place to relax in spring and summer.