Ecologist, BSc(Hons) GradCIEEM
M ichelle has worked in Ecological Consultancy for several years and has also volunteered for a number of nature conservation organisations over the years. She is experienced in undertaking Phase 1 habitat surveys and protected species surveys including those for bats, birds, otters, water voles, badgers, great crested newts and reptiles (including adder handling experience). She has also undertaken a variety of invertebrate surveys, specialising in bumble bee surveys. She holds a CSCS card and has worked as an Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW) on a wide variety of sites.
Michelle has prepared preliminary ecological appraisals and protected species reports for a range of projects. In addition to project delivery, she is also involved with the management of Wild Service projects and advises clients on the ecological aspects of the planning process. She is experienced in analysing bat call data using a variety of software packages. She is currently working towards personal Natural England licenses for great crested newts, bats and white-clawed crayfish.