PBA Applied Ecology provides clients with efficient, well-targeted, and technically competent services that benefit the conservation management of natural habitats, native species and ecosystem function. Our strength is applied ecology – the practical application of life sciences to real life situations. We are acknowledged for the successful completion of large scale projects on highly sensitive sites (SSSI, SAC, etc). Our focus on efficiency and flexibility is beneficial for projects of all scope and scale and we work confidently across business sectors, including industry, regulators and conservation.
We offer a wide range of services, including: ecological surveys, protected species surveys – with a specialism in aquatic ecology, creative conservation solutions and mitigation schemes. PBA are nationally renowned for our work with white-clawed crayfish, providing a complete range of survey, mitigation and conservation services. PBA have unparalleled UK experience in the environmental planning and practical management of in-channel river works, and have earned an outstanding reputation for effective containment and protection of sensitive freshwater ecology.
As one of the leading ecological practices in the UK, our clients benefit from engaging with a team of dedicated, experienced, professionals, a well-established network of leading specialists, and a reputation for integrity, practicality and quality. PBA grows as a result of client recommendations, repeat business, and a reputation for consistent quality and focus. Over the last 12 months we are pleased to have represented clients at national conferences and on national TV.