Posts from the team

Ecology Co-op work during the COVID-19 crisis

by Paul Whitby

We have been closely following UK government advice with regards to COVID-19 and the dynamic situation that we find ourselves in. In accordance with current advice and knowledge about the virus, we have made a number of changes to our methods of working to ensure that safe working practices are...

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Brexit update and PEA

by Paul Whitby

Before we reach the main focus of today’s blog post, it’s worth mentioning the recent exit from the European Union (EU) and how this affects ecology. We are currently going through a transition period (set to continue until the end of the year) and during this time, the EU regulations (and...

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Protected Species Surveys

by Paul Whitby

Spring is definitely in the air, in between the endless rain showers, and that means we are entering the main spring/summer survey season; therefore, it seems an opportune time to follow on from our last post – which focused on Preliminary Ecological Appraisal – with a closer look at 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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