White-clawed Crayfish Surveys
Harmil Environmental's team of expert ecologists have extensive experience in undertaking white-clawed crayfish surveys and producing professional and comprehensive ecological reports required to meet planning conditions.
Working throughout the UK, we have worked on a wide range of projects throughout the UK and continue to work with private clients, architects, developers and local authorities. Our aim is to make developments proceed as smoothly as possible whilst working under the jurisdiction of the wildlife laws.
When do I need a White-clawed Crayfish Survey?
White-clawed crayfish are protected under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, and are classified as Endangered on the IUCN Red List. This means that they are vulnerable to extinction and could be lost within the next 30 years, therefore making it critical that no harm is caused during developments.
Prior to any development, protected species are required to be considered prior to the approval of planning. The following species are protected and must be considered:
How can Harmil help?
Harmil Environmental's ecologists are licensed to carry out white-clawed crayfish surveys anywhere in the UK with prices starting from as low as £250.
We offer protected species surveys at competitive prices and follow the survey guidelines set out by the Bat Conservation Trust. The surveys are undertaken by the appropriate licensed individuals across England, Scotland and Wales.
We always aim to offer a fast, professional and friendly service at competitive prices. We work with our clients to provide common sense solutions and we will never stop a development, just work around protected species to ensure that no wildlife laws are broken!