We have a team of conservation consultants throughout Scotland, all of whom have Chartered Environmentalist and MIEEM status.
We undertake a wide rance of ecological survey work and monitoring associated with planning applications and developments, including European Protected Species (EPC) surveys.
We can undertake ecological survey and monitoring work as a stand-alone service or as part of a full Ecological Impact Assessment (EIA).
We also have in-house expertise available in other aspects of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) such as hydrology, soils and waste management.
A particular strength is our expertise in environmental land management, which has been used to develop mitigation and planning gain measures for a number of proposed developments, including windfarms and housing.
- Housing developers
- Windfarm developers
- Golf course developers
- Farms and estates
- Utility companies
Examples of work undertaken
- Protected mammal surveys (badger, water vole, otter, bat)
- Breeding bird surveys
- Phase 1 and NVC habitat surveys (including long-term site monitoring)
- Species and habitat management plans
- Landscape and visual impact assessment