Created on the site of a former sewage works, Kelham Bridge Nature Reserve is dominated by the River Sence and its floodplain habitats. Open water and reedbeds attract wintering and migrant birds and an artificial sand martin nesting wall has been constructed alongside one of the pools.
Start at Conkers Waterside Moira, Swadlincote Derbyshire DE12 6BA
The circular 4.5 mile CONKERS Circuit is part of the Heart of the National Forest Foundation's vision for a 1,000 acre woodland park being created around CONKERS, the family attraction at the heart of The National Forest.
Coton in the Elms Derbyshire
This 14.37ha woodland was created through the National Forest Company's Tender Scheme in 2006/07 and lies to the east of Coton in the Elms.It was designed to add variety to the landscape and provide a link to other woodlands in the area.The south west corner of this woodland has been identified as the most land locked part of the UK mainland and an oak tree marks the spot!