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.

Otter

Protected Species

Advice, Survey, Mitigation, Licensing & Assessment
Common pipistrelle

Bats

Advice, Survey, Mitigation, Licensing, Assessment & Training
great crested newt

Great Crested Newts

Survey, Mitigation, Licensing, Habitat Creation, Research & Training
Short-eared owl

Birds

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

Phase 1 & Botanical Survey

Phase 1 Habitat Survey, NVC Survey, Mitigation, Translocation
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Invertebrates

Survey, Assessment, Advice, Mitigation & Management
Waterfall

Freshwater Ecology

Habitat Assessment, Macro-Invertebrate Survey, Analysis & Advice
Golden Plover Wind Farm

Thermal imaging survey for ecology

Thermal Imaging Survey, Nocturnal Birds and Bats & Post-Processing Data Analysis

Ecological Impact Assessment

Screening & Scoping, Survey, ES Chapters & Design Input
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Is the noctule bat really uncommon?

This article explores some of the challenges of assessing the significance of impacts on noctule bat Nyctalus noctula from onshore wind farms in the UK.
Kirsty Kirkham presenting BS42020 CPD

Implementation of the British Standard (BS) 42020

BSG Ecology has taken steps to ensure that we incorporate guidance from BS42020:2013, the Code of Practice for Planning and Development, within the delivery of our day-to-day work.
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New office for BSG Ecology in Scotland

BSG Ecology, a leading provider of ecological consultancy services in the UK and Ireland are pleased to announce the official opening of its Glasgow office on 2nd March 2015