Ecological Impact Assessment for Development

Ecological Impact Assessment for Development

Ecological Impact Assessment for Development What is an Ecological Impact Assessment? An Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA) is a method of identifying, evaluating, and quantifying the potential impacts of development on the environment, including, habitats, protected...
Undertaking a Bat Hibernation Survey

Undertaking a Bat Hibernation Survey

Undertaking a Bat Hibernation Survey What is a Bat Hibernation Survey? There are many different types of bat surveys, including bat hibernation surveys. A Bat hibernation survey should be carried out to assess the potential for roosts of hibernating bats on, or in the...
Badger Survey Methodology and Techniques

Badger Survey Methodology and Techniques

Badger Survey Methodology and Techniques Surveying for Badgers In a recent article, we discussed the requirement for a badger survey if there were any signs of badger activity on or close to a development site. The reason for this is because it is against the law to...
Ecological Enhancement Measures for Development

Ecological Enhancement Measures for Development

Ecological Enhancement Measures for Development What is Ecological Enhancement? Ecological enhancement describes measures which can be put in place to improve the ecological condition of a site on completion of a development project. These measures can also be put in...
Ecological Survey: What is a Survey?

Ecological Survey: What is a Survey?

Ecological Survey: What is a Survey? Ecological Survey An ecological survey may be required for a proposed development to identify any ecological constraints which may be present on a development site. A site survey will assess each section of your site and will...