Portfolio - Page 1

This portfolio provides more information on a sample of the diverse range of projects undertaken by Sharpe Ecology

River Avon, Worcestershire. Avon Navigation Trust. 2019

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal of proposed new canoe course site and production of a Water Framework Directive screening/scoping report. Advice on ecological issues.

Dowdeswell Park, Cheltenham. Dowdeswell Estate. 2016 - 2019

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal, protected species surveys (bats, birds, white-clawed crayfish, reptiles) and ongoing ecological advice in relation to proposed development of a brownfield site for commercial and trade use. Involves close working with design team (architects, landscape architects, planners and building contractors), detailed design of bat mitigation, production of working method statements and watching briefs for site clearance works.

Great Comberton, Worcestershire. Allens Caravans. 2016 - 2019

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal, protected species surveys and liaison with design team and non-statutory consultees to inform scheme design for a new caravan park. Protected species surveys included bats, reptiles, breeding birds, polecat, great crested newt eDNA survey and invertebrates (dragonflies). Production of Construction Environmental  Management Plan and Biodiversity Enhancement Plan.

Clifford Castle, Herefordshire. Nick Joyce Architects. 2016 - 2017.

Detailed bat, reptile and grassland surveys of a Norman castle (scheduled ancient monument) to inform timings and working methods of renovation and repair works. Provision of detailed working method statements and watching briefs during key works.

Witley Court, Worcestershire. English Heritage. 2019

Ecological surveys and input into Conservation Management Plan. Supervision of works to fountain and tunnels in relation to great crested newts.

Woodlands in Worcestershire, Shropshire and Herefordshire. Abbey Forestry. 2018-2019

Woodland, bird, dormouse, bat and great crested newt surveys, ecological reports and mitigation / precautionary working advice for vasiour woodlands in Worcestershire, Shropshire and Herefordshire

Vale Business Park, Evesham. Wychavon District Council. 2016

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal of undeveloped plots within and adjacent to an existing business park in order to inform and assist with the provision of a Local Development Order to allow implementation of new development.

Hanley Castle, Worcestershire. Nick Joyce Architects. 2016 - 2019

Bat roost characterisation surveys and EPS mitigation licence for five species of bat (including lesser horseshoe maternity and hibernation roost) to allow repair and renovations works to a Grade II listed 17th century farmhouse. Supervision of works and licensed monitoring surveys.

Housing schemes, Worcestershire. Rooftop Housing. 2019

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal, bat surveys, ecological reporting and advice on mitigation licences and biodiversity enhancement for a selection of housing schemes.

Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire. Upton Town Council. 2016

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal and provision of Construction Environmental Management Plan and Habitat Enhancement Plan relating to extension of cemetery.

Ecological Surveys Worcestershire, West Midlands - Experienced Ecologists - Protected Species Surveys


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