News

April 14, 2016

A new Ecologist has joined the Ecology team

We welcome Olatz Gartzia to our ecologist team at Wild Services.  After working as a professional ecological consultant for over three years, Olatz went on to conduct a research project evaluating bat species richness in the rainforests of Belize.  While working there she provided recommendations on bat conservation, habitat management and monitoring techniques to local NGOs and the Environmental Research Institute of the University of Belize.  She also assisted designing the national bat monitoring protocol. Since the successful completion of […]
June 9, 2018
Bechstein Bats

Radiotracking study on Bechstein’s bats in Mammal News

A radiotracking study on Bechstein’s bats was undertaken at Worcestershire Wildlife Trust’s reserve to assess the impacts of woodland management on these rare bats. A full article by Elizabeth Pimley, Eric Palmer, Giles Sutton, Nick Downs & Johnny Birks can be found in the Mammal Society’s ‘Mammal News’ Summer 2018 Issue 181.  We provide a summary and reference list below. Summary Grafton Wood Reserve and Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near Grafton Flyford, Worcestershire is an ancient semi-natural broad-leaved […]
May 28, 2018
Bat and dormouse surveys are continuing at this time of year. Badger licences to disturb or interfere with a sett are issued from early July until late November.
April 23, 2018
May is a busy time for us with bat, great crested newt surveys, reptile, breeding bird and botanical surveys underway. The start of May is the ideal time to undertake dormouse tube or box surveys.
April 3, 2018

We are recruiting a Business Manager

Salary: Competitive salary plus pension, life insurance and generous holidays Closing date: Friday 27th April 2018 Location: Gloucestershire and Avon We are looking to recruit a business manager to oversee the growth and development of Wild Service, developing and delivering business plans that deliver sustainable growth for the company. Wild Service is a partnership between Avon and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trusts offering a full range of land management and ecological consultancy services. The company is conservation led and has developed a […]