Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Initial desk-study & survey to provide an understanding of ecological issues.

Protected Species Survey

Identify and evaluate potential ecological impacts of a proposed development.

Ecological Impact Assessment

Seek to minimise impacts on biodiversity and provide net gains where possible.

What We Do

Expert ecological consultants.

As an independent ecological consultancy, we provide expert services promptly and at reasonable rates. We are innovative and client focused. Based in Devon, in the Southwest of England, we offer nationwide services.

Services include: preliminary ecological appraisal; ecological impact assessment; bat surveys and other protected species surveys; Phase I and NVC habitat surveys; and European protected species licence applications.

Free initial consultation: 01395 239234

Who We Help

We can help you.

We have a diverse range of clients, including homeowners, private and commercial developers, utilities, waste, renewables and minerals companies, charities and government agencies.

Our extensive experience includes large scale engineering projects, including renewable energy, managed coastal realignment, flood defence schemes, highways improvements, commercial and residential developments, as well as smaller projects such as built heritage conservation, barn conversions and home extensions.

Our Services

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Our comprehensive surveys include a desk study and Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey.

Bat Survey and Bat Mitigation

Ecological Impact Assessment

Bat Survey and Bat Mitigation

Ecological Impact Assessment

We provide a full range of Ecological Impact Assessments that follow CIEEM guidelines.

Water Vole Mitigation

Mitigation and Management Plans

Water Vole Mitigation

Mitigation and Management Plans

The National Planning Policy Framework seeks to minimise impacts on biodiversity...

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BREEAM

BREEAM - Featured

BREEAM

BREEAM is the world’s leading sustainability assessment method for masterplanning projects...

Ecological Surveys Overview - Owl

Ecological Surveys

Ecological Surveys Overview - Owl

Ecological Surveys

We offer a comprehensive range of ecological surveys for planning and development.

Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey

Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey

Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey

Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey

Richard Green Ecology are expert in undertaking Extended Phase 1 Habitat Surveys.

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Contact Details

9C Mill Park Industrial Estate, White Cross Road, Woodbury Salterton, Devon, EX5 1EL
Give us a call: 01395 239234

Latest News

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Dormice active in East Devon
17 Apr

Dormice Active in East Devon

We found our first dormouse of 2018 in a survey tube…

Additional great crested newt ecology and survey course added to our training schedule
22 Mar

Additional great crested newt ecology and survey course added to our training schedule

Due to popular demand, we have added another great crested newt…

Reptile ecology, survey and handling (including adder)
14 Mar

Reptile ecology, survey and handling (including adder)

Just a reminder that we are running a training course on…

Some Of What We Do

Badgers
Bats
Barn Owls
Birds
Dormice
Great Crested Newts

Japanese Knotweed
Invertebrates
Barn Owls
Otters
Plants
Reptiles & Amphibians

Water Voles
White-Clawed Crayfish
Phase 1 Habitat Survey
Vegetation Classification Survey
Hedgerow Survey
River Corridor Survey

Building and Tree surveys
Ecological Impact Assessment
Habitat Surveys
Protected Species Surveys
Ecological Expert Witness
BREAAM and Code

Meet The team

Richard Green

    Richard Green

    Director

    Richard Green

    Director

    Richard is a Chartered Environmentalist and has been a professional ecologist for over 25 years.

      William Dommett

        William Dommett

        Senior Ecologist

        William Dommett

        Senior Ecologist

        William has worked for Richard Green Ecology since graduating from his MSc in Environmental Consultancy in 2012.

          Tom Rickman

            Tom Rickman

            Ecologist

            Tom Rickman

            Ecologist

            Tom as worked for Richard Green Ecology since graduating from his MSc in Environmental Consultancy in 2014.

              Rory Chanter

                Rory Chanter

                Ecologist

                Rory Chanter

                Ecologist

                Rory has worked for Richard Green Ecology since 2015. Rory has a wide range of experience in the ecological sector, having worked for consultancy and conservation organisations.

                  We Are Qualified

                  Highly experienced, multi-disciplinary team of suitably qualified ecologists.

                  We Are Insured

                  Natural England & Natural Resources Wales licensed and fully insured.

                  We Are Safe

                  CSCS, Confined Space, Tree Climbing & Aerial Rescue, First Aid trained.