BSc MSc ACIEEM | Principal Ornithologist
Nicole has over ten years’ experience in ecological surveying and five years’ experience as a professional ecologist. Nicole’s key skills lie in ornithology, although she is technically competent in a broad range of other ecology disciplines. Nicole has overseen and contributed to numerous Environmental Statements and provided information to inform Habitat Regulations Assessments for a broad range of projects, often impinging on European designated sites, including both small and large-scale wind turbine developments, solar farms, grid connections, land reclamation, port re-developments, vehicular ferries, natural gas storage, compressed air energy storage, waste treatment facilities and waste water treatment works, throughout the UK and Ireland. Nicole has also acted as an Expert Witness and Ecological Clerk of Works. She has also held NIEA protected species licences.