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Ecological consultancy based in Bristol, providing a range of services to community groups, charities, private individuals, government bodies, businesses, and landowners inn Bristol run by Neill Talbot, providing a range of services.

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I have over twenty years’ experience of survey work, training, research and advice.  My extensive experience includes working with local people and community groups, and landowners including farmers.

I have a lifelong passion for wildlife and environmental issues and greatly enjoy helping people to learn more about the natural world.

CLIENTS include: Avon Wildlife Trust, Save our Magnificent Meadows (Cotswolds Conservation Board), Bristol City Council, Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM), Clifton Bridge Visitor Centre, Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust, Friends of the Earth and various landowners, local community groups and allotment societies.PROFESSIONAL 

MEMBERSHIP: Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management – Associate Member (since 2015).

HABITAT/BOTANICAL SURVEYS and monitoring including Phase 1 habitat surveys; National Vegetation Classification (NVC) surveys



  • Protected species: great crested newt; bat; water vole; badger; white clawed crayfish; dormouse
  • Amphibian and reptile surveys including monitoring of adders
  • Small mammal survey/monitoring 

Available for Work in the Following Sectors

  • Community
  • Countryside
  • Education
  • Volunteer Development
  • Wildlife Conservation
  • Ecology

Preferred Employment Location

  • England - South West
  • Wales - South and East


  • Expert - Many years of professional experience


  • One off jobs
  • Short term contracts
  • Longer contracts with short or unusual hours
  • Happy to tender for longer or more complex projects
  • May be available at short notice

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