Ecology & Biodiversity
Our in house ecology team are dedicated in providing a comprehensive service that is dynamic, bespoke and flexible to meet our client’s needs and demands. We strive to find practical and robust solutions offering our clients added value and providing expert advice on mitigation solutions where significant ecological constraints are identified.
We have a close working partnership with our clients and design team in the early stages of development and pre-planning approval, providing a range of services to identify, mitigate and monitor development impact.
- Habitat Surveys
- Protected Species Surveys
- BREEAM/Code for Sustainable Homes
- Wildlife Enhancement Design
- Invasive Species Surveys & Treatment Programmes
- Mitigation Schemes
- Species Translocation
- Licences & Environmental Management Planning
- Ecological Design & Strategy Master Planning
- Ecological Impact Assessment (EclA)
Robust Ecological Response
Ground Control Ecology operate and support various sectors including Rail, Utilities and Construction providing a robust ecological response to meet project requirements, supporting the wider business needs of the Ground Control group.
We always obtain the mandatory competencies required to work within these sectors and are fully versed with the health and safety procedures and protocols for each sector. PTS, UA1 and CSCS are held by all members allowing our Ecology team to provide an immediate environmental response.