Qualifications: BSc, BTEC/City & Guilds, First Aid at Work, Emergency First Aid, CSCS card/ROLO H&S
Specialisms: Heathland, woodland, forestry, habitat management, protected species, invasive species
Licences: NPTC/Lantra chainsaw felling/cross-cutting, pesticides, brushcutter/trimmer, tractor/front-loader, chipper

Our habitat management team carries out heathland restoration, woodland management, tree felling/management, scrub clearance, stump and bracken herbicide treatment, reptile/amphibian/badger exclusion fence installation, and a range of habitat creation, restoration, enhancement and management techniques. The team comprises staff from backgrounds in Wildlife Trusts, RSPB and other NGOs, local authorities, rail, road and general arboriculture.

Dr Chris Gleed-Owen

Director & Principal Ecologist

Specialisms: Sand lizard, smooth snake, reptiles, GCN, natterjack toad, amphibians, non-marine molluscs, heathland, coastal dunes, biogeography, palaeoecology, palaeontology, geomorphology

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James Mansfield

Ecologist (Southeast)

Specialisms: Bats

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Sandi Leiber

Finance & Administration Manager

Specialisms: Business administration and finance

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Jess Smith

Associate Ecologist (Southeast)

Specialisms: Reptiles, amphibians, dormice, mammals

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Steve Allen

Associate Ecologist & Arborist (Southeast/East Anglia)

Specialisms: Trees, Bats, Woodland, Fencing, Barn owl

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Paul Callister

Associate Ecologist (Northeast)

Specialisms: Climbing, ropework

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Habitat Management Team

Habitat Management Team

Specialisms: Heathland, woodland, forestry, habitat management, protected species, invasive species

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Richard Moulds

Associate Ecologist & Arborist (East Midlands)

Specialisms: Trees, Bats

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Rebecca Perl


Specialisms: Communications, copywriting, editing, marketing

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Jonathan Crewe

Associate Ecologist (Southwest)

Specialisms: Bats, badgers, reptiles, amphibians

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Chris Cathrine

Associate Ecologist (Scotland)

Specialisms: Birds, invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians, collision risk modelling

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Noel Bergin

Associate Ecologist & Arborist (Southwest)

Specialisms: Bats, hazel dormouse, reptiles, heathland, woodland, trees, health & safety

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Mike Phillips

Associate Ecologist (Southeast)

Specialisms: GCN, reptiles, GIS/remote sensing, tree/habitat management.

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Dr Todd Lewis

Associate Ecologist (Southwest)

Specialisms: Reptiles, amphibians, tropical ecology

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Ian Bradley

Associate Ecologist (Northeast)

Specialisms: Great crested newt, amphibians, reptiles, badgers

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Alex Flinn-Shephard

Assistant Ecologist (Midlands)

Specialisms: Biodiversity of farmland

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Katie Warren

Associate Ecologist

Specialisms: Barn owl, bats, reptiles, GCN, dormouse

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