Ecology Surveys

We provide ecological consultancy services for planning and development, ranging from small extensions and barn conversions, to large scale housing developments. We pride ourselves on our professional and efficient service, and our ecological services have had 100% success in regards to planning. Read More

 Tree Surveys 

We offer expert advice on the management and support of trees, whether in relation to a planning application, for mortgage and insurance purpose, or to determine whether a tree is safe. Our arboricultural consultants are always on hand to offer advice on all aspects of trees and arboriculture, and are happy to discuss your project without obligation.   Read More


Otterly incredible
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A few weeks ago Bagshaw Ecology embarked on an unusual field activity, the rescue of an abandoned otter pup. One of our ecologists noticed a post on the local Facebook group about the plight of the young otter and obviously all office work was subsequently abandoned as we rushed to … Read More

We are recruiting!
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We are currently looking for a graduate ecologist to join our team during the busy survey season. The position will be a fixed term contract from May 2018 – September 2018. Duties to include: Assisting with protected species surveys, in particular bat dusk emergence and dawn re-entry surveys Carrying out … Read More

Winter Tree Identification
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Tree species can be particularly tricky to identify in winter. Along with checking around underneath the tree for leaves there are several features that can help identify common UK species: Alder Alnus glutinosa A common tree in moist conditions such as wet woodlands, marshes and near riversides. Identifying features: • … Read More