I recently gave a career talk on Ecological Consultancy and thought it would make a good subject for a blog. I was asked about qualifications, backgrounds and experience. They are questions we get asked quite regularly so hopefully we can answer a few of them here. Firstly, there are many roads into this career. As … Continue reading What Qualifications do I need for Ecological Consultancy?
What happens to all your survey data? Why are the surveys required? You’ve spent all summer standing outside buildings looking for bats. You’ve counted them, mapped their entrance/exit locations and you have a pretty good idea what is happening in the roost. What happens next? In the majority of development cases, your survey data will … Continue reading Beyond Field Surveys – Mitigation and Licensing