Ecology & Planning – 5 Top Tips

Out of all the disciplines and technical studies that are often required to inform a planning application, I’m often told by developers that it is ecology that fills them with the most dread.  And who can blame them?  Ecology is rarely black and white, abounds in uncertainty and can often push project timescales to the […]

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Breeding Birds & a Dead Mole

Friday morning… 03:20… and the alarm drags me reluctantly back into the land of the living.  A broken night’s sleep preceded a two hour drive to the site where I was working for the day.  Along with some other colleagues, I was undertaking a breeding bird survey across a large area of farmland. The survey was based on […]

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