At The Syntegra Group, our ecological consultants provide an extensive range of ecology assessments, ecological surveys and habitat survey reports to provide you with all the tools and information needed to optimise ecological value and meet the planning requirements of your development.
We combine our expertise in environmental management, sustainable development and specialist ecological planning reports to streamline your projectâ€™s lifecycle wherever possible; ensuring you have all required ecological assessments and reports, and negotiating on your behalf with local planning authorities and statutory conservation bodies.
Our range of ecological consultancy services includes:
Preliminary Ecological Appraisals
Previously known as Extended Phase 1 Habitat Surveys, the Preliminary Ecological Appraisal is a comprehensive level of survey suitable for most sites and developments. The assessment process provides coverage for a variety of species of flora and fauna and applies the methodologies set out by the Joint Nature Conservation Committee.
Ecological Surveys for Code for Sustainable Homes
Our ecological consultants are here to help your project earn cost-effective ECO1-4 credits (Category Nine of Code for Sustainable Homes). We provide full assessment of your projectâ€™s ecological value and expert advice on strategies to protect ecological features on your site from development work.
Ecological Surveys for BREEAM assessments
The Syntegra Group’s Ecological consultants provide everything you need to earn BREEAM LE4-6 credits for your development with simple, practical actions for ecological enhancement. From initial scoping and site visits, to demonstrating how to maximise the ecological value of your development; our ecology consultants strive to help your project attain maximum BREEAM credits for your project.