The DWC team is led by Li-Lian Williams MEnvSci MCIEEM, an ecologist with 16 years of experience in consultancy. Team experience and skills include:
♦ Baseline surveys (UKHAB/Extended Phase 1 Habitat/Preliminary Ecological Appraisal)
♦ Biodiversity Net Gain
♦ Ecological project management of large infrastructure and housing development schemes
♦ Strategic advice on planning policy and Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects
♦ Appropriate Assessment (HRA) and Ecological Impact Assessment
♦ BREEAM Suitably Qualified Ecologists
♦ Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW)
♦ Dormouse surveys and mitigation. Natural England licensed surveyors.
♦ Bat surveys and mitigation. Natural England licensed surveyors.
♦ Bat tree roost assessments and inspections
♦ Great Crested Newt surveys and mitigation. Natural England licensed surveyors
♦ Natural England Development Licences (EPSL) for dormice and bats
♦ Winter and Breeding Bird surveys including Cirl Buntings
♦ Botanical surveys including National Vegetation Classification (NVC)
♦ Farming and conservation land management advice