10 May

Bat Survey Season

Now that Summer is here, we are extremely busy undertaking bat emergence surveys of buildings, following guidance in the latest Bat Survey Guidelines (Bat Conservation Trust, 2012, 2nd Ed.), which recommends that the optimum time for these surveys in between May…

10 May

A465 Heads of Valleys Section 2

We are currently working with RPS, Halcrow and Costain to design a road improvement scheme between Gilwern and Brymawr and take it through ES and AIES for the Welsh Government. The scheme passes through the Usk Bat Sites SAC, of…

28 Mar

Bat Report and Advice for the Highways Agency

In partnership with Halcrow Group, we produced a research report for the Highways Agency entitled A review of bat mitigation in relation to highway severance and a new bat advice note for Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) (currently…

28 Mar

Protected Species Surveys for Imerys Minerals

We are undertaking protected species surveys and subsequent European protected species licence applications for a number of Imery sites in Devon and Cornwall, where buildings are to be demolished as part of asset management and health and safety policy.