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Ecology

Our professional and friendly team of chartered ecologists (CIEEM) provide exceptional ecology services to the sport, amenity and aviation industries.

Our ecology consultants are official verifiers for the GEO (Golf Environment Organization). We are proud to work with elite sport governing bodies such as the The R&A, where our ecology team supports and advises the annual Open Championship and Open Qualifier venues.

 

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Turnberry

 

Our services include:

Ecology subscription package

A yearly visit from our team will highlight opportunities that exist to enhance the ecology of your sports facility. Our team will be on hand to support your ecology initiatives and advise you in appropriate habitat management.

 

Ecology surveys

Our team are experienced in conducting Extended Phase 1 Habitat Surveys and UK and European Protected Species Surveys. More comprehensive habitat and vegetation surveys can also be undertaken if required.

 

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Royal Troon 2016

 

Habitat management and creation

STRI’s ecologists can produce a bespoke management plan for your facility; ranging from full ecological/landscape plans to woodland management, heathland management and many more.

 

Habitat regulations assessment

Where proposed development may impact the conservation objectives of a European Site, our team can guide you through the three stage process of HRA to comply with the Habitats Directive.

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Sophie Vukelic carrying out a water vole survey

 

 

Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA)

From scoping through to full Environmental Statements, our team will rigorously assess your proposed development and identify significant ecological impacts.

 

Coastal protection

With years of experience working with the coastal environment, our team have an extensive knowledge of erosion processes and the methods that can be used to ameliorate the impact to your land.

 

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Drake mackerel mayfly

 

Environmental management and sustainability

Our team are skilled in producing energy and waste management plans, as well as being able to provide full carbon audits of events and infrastructure.

 

Education and training

Our ecologists are able to carry out seminars and other events to provide support and education for your staff or clients, such as golf club members. In the past, STRI Ecology have worked with Natural England, Natural Resources Wales and BIGGA to deliver tailored presentations and workshops.

 

 

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