Ecologists in Devon, UK
Acorn Ecology Ltd is an ecological consultancy with a difference
Based in Devon, UK, Acorn Ecology Ltd are ecological consultants providing consultancy services, professional development courses for ecologists, wildlife interpretation and environmental education. Our staff take an active interest in all our projects, which means that every client receives a personal, professional and efficient service.
What can Acorn Ecology Ltd provide for you?
Ecology and Wildlife Surveys
Acorn Ecology Ltd offers a wide range of Ecology and Habitat Management Advice for both landowners and developers. Click on the links for more information on our services. These include:
- Phase 1 Habitat Surveys and Wildlife Scoping Surveys;
- Protected species surveys eg. Bats, Reptiles, Dormice, Badgers;
- Habitat Management Plans and advice;
- BREEAM and Code for Sustainable Homes Assessments;
- Ecological Clerk of Works services;
- Surveys for Ecology chapter of Environmental Impact Statement;
- Other ecological surveys;
- Photographic monitoring.
We have extensive experience of European Protected Species Licence applications and cost effective practical mitigation solutions to suit your objectives.
Professional Development Courses
We run a range of Professional Development Courses which are aimed at practising and aspiring ecologists and conservationists. Our introductory courses are designed for people wanting to enter ecological consultancy as a career and they particularly concentrate on getting the practical skills needed for field work and preparing reports. Topics covered include: phase 1 habitat surveys; site assessment and report writing; as well as ecology and surveying for protected species such as bats, badgers and great crested newts.
Our advanced courses are taught by specialists and cover topics such as species mitigation and bat sound analysis.
For more information on our courses visit our dedicated training site at www.ecologytraining.co.uk
Our ecological consultants and designers carry out work on wildlife signs, wildlife leaflets, leaflet design, education packs, nature trails and wildlife illustrations. Not only can we design and produce these, but we can also prepare site specific text and provide images from our extensive photo and illustration library - a one stop shop!
Environmental Education such as school visits, university and adult education courses, guided walks and illustrated talks, all tailored to your needs and provided by our ecological consultants. Our team of ecological consultants and ecologists will do their best to raise awareness of the environment to the greatest number of people possible.
An extensive Photographic Library and Shop
We have an extensive Photographic Library of digital images and transparencies of UK and European species and habitats. We have a comprehensive book shop with personally selected titles for ecologists and a card shop selling wildlife greetings cards.
Wildlife is our business!
Staff at Acorn Ecology Ltd are IEEM Members and subject to the Code of Professional Conduct.