Plan for Ecology routinely undertake extended Phase 1 Habitat surveys, Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA), Preliminary Ecological Appraisals (PEA), Ecological Scoping Surveys and Walkover Surveys in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and throughout the UK.
The type of survey required is determined on a case by case basis. Where possible Plan for Ecology incorporate detailed badger and invasive plant surveys to minimise cost.
Plan for Ecology typically present the Phase 1 Habitat survey information in an Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA) or Preliminary Ecological Appraisal (PEA) report depending on the scale of the proposed development. These reports describe baseline conditions and assess ecological impact.