BSG Ecology is a leading independent ecological consultancy. We provide a complete ecology service, from fieldwork and baseline survey to impact assessment, biodiversity management, project design and expert witness advice.

Residential & Commercial Development

Survey, Consultation, EcIA, CEMPs, LEMPs, SQEs and BREEAM

Public Sector

Planning Application Advice, Technical Review, SCAPE


Survey, Advice, Impact Assessment, Restoration Design

Onshore Wind

Specialist Advice, Impact Assessment, Mitigation Advice & Public Inquiry

Solar Energy

Specialist Ecological Advice, Feasibility Studies, Surveys & Mitigation

Built Heritage & Historic Landscapes

Protected Species Advice, Site Management & Training

Protected Species

Advice, Survey, Mitigation, Licensing & Assessment

Expert Witness

Expert Witness Advice, Public Inquiries & Hearings


Survey, Analysis & Assessment, Mitigation, Habitat Management & Advice

Phase 1 & Botanical Survey

Phase 1 Habitat Survey, NVC Survey, Mitigation, Translocation


Survey, Assessment, Advice, Mitigation & Management

Ecological Impact Assessment

Screening & Scoping, Survey, ES Chapters & Design Input

Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) recognises BSG Ecology for its high quality work and contributions to the profession

BSG Ecology is delighted to have been short-listed for two prestigious CIEEM awards; Medium Scale Consultancy of the Year and the large scale mitigation and enhancement award.

The Swifts are back -Swift Awareness Week 16-23 June

Britain's first Swift Awareness week will run from 16-23 June, with events taking place across the country organised by local Swift groups. These events aim to raise awareness of Common Swift and bring a focus to its plight, as well as provide information on how to help the species.

Philippa Harvey

We lost our treasured colleague Philippa Harvey on May 4th this year.