7 Signs You Need an Ecologist!
- Your site is within or near to a Special Area of Conservation, Special Protection Area or a Ramsar site
- Your site is within or near to a Site of Special Scientific Interest or a County Wildlife Site
- There are ponds or areas of open water on or within 500 m of your site
- Your development will affect buildings, structures or mature trees
- Your development will affect natural or semi-natural habitats such as woodland, hedgerows, or watercourses
- Your site has become over-grown with scrub
- Your development will significantly increase the amount of noise or lighting in the area