Posts from the team

Rewilding

by Paul Whitby

Rewilding is a term that has entered mainstream consciousness over the last few years – often being the subject of news articles and media reports. But what exactly is rewilding and is this approach here to stay?   Rewilding Britain defines rewilding as:“the large-scale restoration of...

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Biodiversity Net Gain

by Paul Whitby

Biodiversity Net Gain is a term that is featuring with increasing frequency in discussions around development. The publication of guidance documents in recent years, development of biodiversity metrics (used to measure Net Gain) and integration of the concept into policy, means that Biodiversity Net...

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Great Crested Newt District Licensing

by Paul Whitby

Following on from our June article, which focused on changes to wildlife licensing, this article takes a closer look at the great crested newt district level licensing scheme…   As a recap, wildlife licenses are required where proposed works have adverse impacts and effects on protected...

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Watch a Great Crested Newt Survey

Guidelines for the completion of eDNA surveys for great crested newts that are completed by the Ecology Co-op using the ADAS testing service.

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