DWC provide services to assist developers and agents through the planning and construction processes including:

  • Advice on ecological planning requirements
  • Protected species surveys and impact assessment
  • Ecological mitigation design
  • Reports for planning including Protected Species Surveys, Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) and Ecology chapters for Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).
  • Biodiversity Net Gain Assessments using the Defra Metric (as required by the Environment Act 2021)
  • Protected species translocation including reptiles
  • Site supervision/Ecological Clerk of Works/ Toolbox talks

We are familiar with the differing requirements and policies of the various Local Planning Authorities in Devon, ensuring our clients have the correct information for planning application validation.