A short walk through the British countryside in the snow is a great way to sharpen up on your British animal footprint ID. Lets have a look at some common UK species […]
Here’s an article I wrote way back in 2015 about a controversial tiger project – with a ridiculously dramatic update about the situation! A 2015 scientific study on the world’s rarest sub-species of […]
This has been the topic of discussion between many UK based ecologists, home owners and developers. Perhaps a project was delayed and requires updated ecology surveys, however, for various reason you suspect […]
Biodiversity Net Gain doesn’t have to be exclusively complex habitats and vast planting schemes – there are ways to include a net gain for biodiversity in areas of your development that are […]
Intro Hedgehogs are what we call in conservation a ‘charismatic species’. A species that is instantly recognisable with striking features, one that is well embedded within the national psyche. If you strike […]
What is the Difference Between an Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey and a Preliminary Ecological Appraisal?
The short answer is none, both of the above surveys refer to the same thing. Read on to find out why. Many of my clients (and graduate ecologists) have been confused by […]
It can be difficult to include species enhancements on sites that have a low baseline for ecology, for example sites in urban locations, or sites that have a small development footprint. However, […]