ECOLOGICAL CONSULTANCY
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ABOUT

We are an ecological consultancy based in Suffolk, conducting work throughout London and the South East since 1997.

 

Our long list of clients includes Natural England, The National Trust, The Church Of England, Ipswich Borough Council, Mid Suffolk District Council, The London Tree Association, The Holkham Estate, Norwich City Council, The London Borough of Lambeth Council, Magnox Ltd, The East Anglian Railway Museum, The Wolsey Art Gallery, EDF Energy, South Cambridgeshire District Council , Taylor-Wimpey, The Sudbourne Estate, Persimmon Homes, Balfour Beatty, The Forestry Commission, and many more.

 

Samples of our work can be supplied on request

 
 

SERVICES

SURVEYS

Protected species surveys, environmental impact assessments, and all reports to support planning applications

TRAINING COURSES

One day training courses for tree surgeons, woodland and habitat managers, and conservationists

HABITAT CREATION

Woodland design, grassland planting and pond creation

SURVEYS

We have a long and established history of ecological surveying

and provide the following services at competitive prices:

 

Preliminary Ecological Appraisals

Protected Species Surveys

Applications for Protected Species Licences

Calculating and advising on how projects can achieve Biodiversity Net Gain

 Environmental gain – increasing Natural Capital & Biodiversity

Translocation of Protected Species

Tree and Hedgerow Surveys

All aspects of Environmental Management Planning

Project Management, Management Plans, and Land Use Options

Ecological Reports to Support Planning Applications

Environmental Impact Assessments

Code for Sustainable Homes and BREEAM Ecological Assessments

Phase 1 and 2 Habitat Surveys

NVC Surveys

Landscape Assessments 

Biological Surveys of plants, grasses, hedgerows and trees

 

TRAINING COURSES

We provide one-day training courses for tree surgeons, habitat managers, and conservationists.

 

The courses provide opportunities for Continuing Professional Development and training for anyone working towards a Natural England licence for bats, great crested newts, barn owls, and dormice.


Past trainees include estate managers, tree surgeons, forestry workers, arboricultural consultants, woodland managers, planning consultants, district council planners and ecologists, wildlife reserve managers, and teachers. We also provide training courses for the London Tree Officers Association.
 

 

These will all be fully assessed, and certificated courses and the cost of the full day's training is £175.

 

Our next one-day CPD training courses on Basic Bat Awareness & Bat Scoping are in Suffolk on 

Friday February 18th, Friday February 25th, and Friday March 25th, 2022

To find out more about this course, please click here.

Our next one-day CPD training courses on Great Crested Newts are in Suffolk on Friday April 29th and Friday May 6th 2022

 To find out more about this course, please click here.

 Course fees include individual assessment and certification, lunch, tea/coffee, & cakes. 

 

To apply for a place on any of these courses please complete this form

NEW FOR 2022

Dormouse Ecology and Licence Training

Training in dormouse ecology and surveying in a semi-natural ancient woodland with historic records of dormouse is available from April to October and is designed to accommodate one day beginners courses and a six day course spread over the season for those interested in obtaining a licence to survey for dormice. 

One day courses in dormouse ecology cost £175. Courses for dormouse licence referencing are dependent on experience and costed individually.

First Dormouse Ecology Training Date: Friday April 22nd

For all further dates in 2022, please contact us below.

 

HABITAT CREATION

We are experienced in habitat creation and restoration, including ponds and woodlands. 

 

We can prepare management plans, which prescribe how to manage your site for the long-term benefit of wildlife and have completed many plans for residential and commercial development sites.

 

We are also experienced woodland designers and specialists in integrating woodlands with recreational activities and farming.

 
 

CONTACT

Anglian Ecology

1, Red House Farm Cottages

Pixey Green

Stradbroke

Suffolk

IP21 5NJ

 

Tel: 07753 406 866

OPENING HOURS:

 

Mon - Fri: 9am - 10pm

​​Saturday: 9am - 6pm

​Sunday: 9am - 5pm