Emily joined BSG Ecology in March 2017 as an ecologist and is based in the Hathersage office; prior to this she worked for three years at a multi-disciplinary consultancy in Suffolk.
Emily’s work includes protected species survey, extended phase 1 habitat survey and assisting with the preparation of mitigation plans. Emily is also involved in the preparation of fee proposals, reports and management plans. Emily holds a Natural England Level 1 Survey Class licence for great crested newts and also has experience of carrying out surveys for reptiles, badger, otter and water vole. She has also been involved in reptile, badger and great crested newt mitigation projects.
She is currently working towards her Natural England protected species survey licence for bats, and has gained experience of a variety of bat survey techniques partly through her professional experience and also through her work with local bat groups in Essex, Hertfordshire and Middlesex and Suffolk. Emily has been involved in radio-tracking for the Nathusius’ pipistrelle monitoring project for the Essex Bat Group.