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  • Bat Surveys – Maternity Roost

    A maternity roost of brown long-eared bats

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    Smooth snake (Coronella austriaca)

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    Great crested newt (Triturus cristatus)

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Welcome to LCECO

Lindsay Carrington Ecological Services Ltd is an independent ecological consultancy based in Dorset. The practice was established in 2002 on a sound conservation and commercial consultancy basis. Since then, our company has expanded and our expert ecologists have the skills and experience to carry out a complete range of ecological projects. The expertise of our ecologists is built on an ongoing involvement in ecological research and voluntary survey work.

Much of our work involves a wide range of development projects and over time, our company has built up a reputation for reliable and cost-effective work. Provision of consistent and high quality advice is important to us and our clients return time after time to reuse our ecological services.

Our professional staff are trained to a high level of expertise and are members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology & Environmental Management (CIEEM) as well as holding a number of Natural England and Natural Resources Wales protected species survey and mitigation licenses.

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    Crittercam!

    Myotis Bat filmed by Andrew Joyce while undertaking Bat Survey

     

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    This is a video I never get tired of watching - one of our senior ecologists got this great footage of releasing this brown long-eared bat ... See MoreSee Less

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    Amazing 💕

    Our brown bats should be starting to move soon....we don't have houses up, but, they must have a place close by... Have had the pleasure to usher one or two out of our house over time....😄😄😄😄

    Great video and wonderful bat

    Brilliant vid 🦇😊

    Omg that made my day 😍❤

    Wow!

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    Its that time of year again - the early spider orchids are starting to peak through!Image attachment

    It's that time of year again - the early spider orchids are starting to peak through! ... See MoreSee Less

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    So beautiful flower:), and the amazing shape looking like a real spider

    The blackthorn is in full bloom at our offices today! It really feels like spring is starting - time to dust off the newt traps and dormouse tubes!

    The blackthorn is in full bloom at our offices today! It really feels like spring is starting - time to dust off the newt traps and dormouse tubes! ... See MoreSee Less

    2 months ago

    When we got the call to rescue this bat today we couldnt help but have the image of the famous chandelier scene from only fools and horses. Luckily this male brown long-eared bat was safely rescued with the chandelier in place and in one piece at the end as well.Image attachment

    When we got the call to rescue this bat today we couldn't help but have the image of the famous chandelier scene from only fools and horses. Luckily this male brown long-eared bat was safely rescued with the chandelier in place and in one piece at the end as well. ... See MoreSee Less

    2 months ago

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