A Graduate of Environmental Science BSc from the National University of Ireland, Emily is a highly experienced ecological consultant with extensive expertise in the field of protected species, including bat and Great Crested Newt surveys (GCN), and is well-versed in UKHab vegetation classification and Biodiversity Net Gain.   

An excellent project manager, she has managed the ecological assessment process across a range of sectors including, major infrastructure projects and regionally significant housing developments, producing a wide range of documents from Ecological Assessments to Protected Species Licences for bats and GCN.

She is also an experienced Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW), and is adept at working with contractors to deliver clear toolbox talks regarding ecological issues and providing supervision during the construction phase to ensure compliance with planning conditions.