William joined the company in February 2017 after working as an ecologist for two years in Hampshire. William graduated with merit after completing his master’s degree in species identification and habitat survey from the University of Reading. This degree was designed with the consultancy RSK and involved a six-month placement at EPR. William has worked as an ecological consultant since 2014 and has undertaken voluntary survey for a number of wildlife charities in this time. William holds a European protected species survey licence for both great crested newt and dormouse.
William has experience working on a wide range of projects from major infrastructure projects in England and Wales to modifications to single residences. William’s work covers all elements of ecological consultancy and includes ecological survey, mitigation and enhancement planning, clerk of works and project support work. William has a significant amount of experience in surveying for bats, reptiles, great crested newt, dormouse, otters, water vole and in the creation of mitigation and enhancement for these species.