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Ecology services that help your project grow

Whether you consider ecology, wildlife and habitats as a problem to be solved or something to be protected and enhanced, HalpinRobbins have a range of ecology, wildlife and habitat services to help your business or project grow!

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HalpinRobbins offers a diverse range of ecology services ranging from early engagement advice to surveys and monitoring, licensing and mitigation.

Our staff are all highly qualified and experienced at carrying out ecology and biodviersity work in environmental consultancies, conservation and government organisations. To ensure our clients get a cost effective and practical solution to their ecological and environmental needs, our staff are trained in a variety of survey and management techniques and are experienced in protected and invasive species surveying.

Our ecologists are all members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) and committed to the institutes codes of professional conduct; they also hold protected species licences and are trained in a variety of other aresa including confined space and construction skill. This combination of knowledge and skill enables our teams to carry out work on a wide variety of sites.

Using industry accepted techniques HalpinRobbins tailor our work to meet the requirements of our clients to save them time, money and stress whether the work is for a small scale planning application or a multi-million pound development. We are dedicated to ensuring HalpinRobbins are client-focused, solutions oriented and innovative, while remaining competitively priced and maintaining our professional status and integrity. 

We provide a wide variety of ecology services including:

Ecological assessments

  • Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM and DREAM (Ministry of Defence) assessments
  • Ecological impact assessments (EcIA)
  • Ecological management plans
  • Ecological mapping services
  • Habitat Regulation Assessments
  • Landscape ecological management plans
  • Options appraisals, due diligence and constraints
  • Public enquiry and expert witness support.
  • Scoping studies

Terrestrial and aquatic habitat surveys

  • Botanical monitoring
  • Invasive non-native species surveys
  • National Vegetation Classification (NVC)
  • Phase 1 and 2 habitat surveys
  • Preliminary Ecological Appraisals (PEA)
  • Riparian habitat mapping.
  • River corridor and ditch surveys

Protected species surveys, mitigation and licensing

  • Amphibian
  • Badger
  • Bats
  • Birds
  • Common dormice
  • Great crested newt
  • Invertebrates (terrestrial and aquatic)
  • Otter
  • Reptiles
  • Water vole
  • Botanical surveys

 To learn more about our ecology services you can Get in Touch or look at some of our Recent Projects


Our staff maintain and enhance their knowledge of ecology and the environment through research, specialist training and by maintaining membership of several professional and specialist bodies including:

Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management
Royal Entomological Society
British Ecological Society

If you wish to find out more about permitting, ecology services or to discuss a project or development please contact us directly for a free, non-committal discussion.

"Nothing is too much trouble and the two way communication is second to none. I would not hesitate to recommend HalpinRobbins to anyone and we wouldn’t even contemplate going anywhere else."

Samantha Southam - Managing Director

Falcon Rural Housing Limited

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