Delivering expert ecological advice

Delivering expert ecological advice to architects, developers, planning consultants and homeowners

Native Ecology offer an extensive range of ecology services, suitable to inform planning applications from small to large scale residential and commercial developments, through to wider landscape scale ecology strategy.

Biodiversity Net Gain

Biodiversity Net Gain

Biodiversity Net Gain is an approach to development projects that aims to leave biodiversity in a better state than before. It encourages a focus on increasing the measurable biodiversity value of a Site through the integration of appropriate habitat creation and enhancement measures.

Our experienced team offer a full range of ecological surveys

Our expert ecologists are members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology & Environmental Management (CIEEM). We approach each project with a wealth of experience using the latest industry guidelines and techniques.

Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA) - Surveying and Reporting

Biodiversity Net Gain Assessment
Preliminary Ecological Appraisal (PEA)
Preliminary Roost Assessment (PRA)
Habitat Survey
Protected Species Survey
Mitigation and Enhancement Strategies
Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA) Report

Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW) - Meeting ecology obligations during development

Habitat Creation and Enhancement
Natural England Licence Applications
Species Mitigation and Translocation
BREEAM UK Strategic Ecology Framework (SEF)

Managing successful biodiversity outcomes

Ecological Monitoring and Management
Early-stage Development Support

Early-stage Development Support

Working in partnership to deliver value and sustainable ecology outcomes

Performing a key advisory role in your project team, our ecologists bring valuable insights to the initial stages of your project. We will establish clear details of ecology options, setting out time-frame and budgeting scenarios to optimise the design and scheduling of the development.

Reconnecting people and nature

Reconnecting people and nature

Ecology in sustainable development

We aim to reconnect people and nature by encouraging the integration of ecology into our communities. We work with project teams to achieve Biodiversity Net Gain, aiming to optimise the long-term contribution of a development to the local biodiversity network, enabling wildlife to thrive alongside people.

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