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Landscape and Visual Appraisal for Development

Landscape and Visual Appraisal for Development

Contact us today for a free quote.Landscape and Visual Appraisal for DevelopmentWhat is a Landscape and Visual Appraisal? The purpose of a Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment and Landscape and Visual Appraisals (LVIAS and LVAS) is to identify and assess the effects...

Breeding Bird Survey: Protected Species

Breeding Bird Survey: Protected Species

Contact us today for a free quote.Breeding Bird Survey: Protected SpeciesBreeding bird surveys are often undertaken for larger developments to inform the Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA), where it is necessary to provide a strong ornithological baseline data. Why...

Biodiversity Net Gain: Achieving BNG

Biodiversity Net Gain: Achieving BNG

Contact us today for a free quote.Biodiversity Net Gain: What is Biodiversity Net Gain?As it is now a part of UK legislation, Biodiversity net gain will become a mandatory point for all upcoming development projects in England. Biodiversity net gain refers to the...

PEA Survey: Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

PEA Survey: Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Contact us today for a free quote.PEA Survey: Preliminary Ecological Appraisal PEA Survey: What is a Preliminary Ecological Appraisal (PEA)? A PEA survey, is usually required as part of the planning process for any development. It is the initial scoping assessment of...

Bat Building Surveys: Protected Species Surveys

Bat Building Surveys: Protected Species Surveys

Contact us today for a free quote.Bat Building SurveysBat building surveys: What are bat surveys used for? As bats are a protected species, it is illegal to kill, injure or disturb bats intentionally. For this reason, it is essential to determine whether bats are...

Undertaking an Amphibian Survey for Development

Undertaking an Amphibian Survey for Development

Contact us today for a free quote.Undertaking an Amphibian Survey for Development Six species of amphibians are found naturally in the United Kingdom, two of which are UK and European protected species - great crested newts and natterjack toads. This means that it is...

Undertaking a Nesting Bird Survey for Development

Undertaking a Nesting Bird Survey for Development

Contact us today for a free quote.Undertaking a Nesting Bird Survey for DevelopmentAll wild birds, including nesting birds, breeding birds and wintering birds are a protected species under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 as amended. Section 41 of the Natural...

Great Crested Newt District Licensing Scheme

Great Crested Newt District Licensing Scheme

Contact us today for a free quote.Great Crested Newt District Licensing Scheme     Over the past few years, Natural England, alongside local planning authorities, have been rolling out a new great crested newt district licensing scheme in an attempt to...

Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA)

Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA)

Contact us today for a free quote.Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA)What is a Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment? A Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) may be required for effective planning decisions. A LIVA may be used to assist in the...