Ecological surveys and assessment
Comprehensive survey analysis services for all wetland species and habitats
Informed decisions about wildlife issues rely on accurate and robust ecological data. WWT Consulting has extensive experience and expert surveying and assessment skills in a wide range of specialist areas.
Our ecologists provide a full range of protected species surveys and monitoring and assessment services for plants, aquatic and terrestrial invertebrates, bird species and wetland mammals. Major programmes of work include aerial surveys for seabirds and marine mammals to inform offshore windfarm developments. We also provide species management planning, biodiversity action planning, training in ecological surveying to our clients and assessment and advice services for conflict and introduced species.
We have undertaken ecological survey work for national and local government, national companies and private individuals worldwide.
Our ecological surveys and assessment services include…
Aerial surveys for seabirds and cetaceans
WWT Consulting has conducted aerial surveys for marine waterbirds and mammals since 1995. The data have been used to identify areas for inclusion in marine Special Protected Areas (SPAs) as well as providing ecological information for offshore renewable energy developments.