Nick Hargreaves

Ecologist

Skills and expertise

Nick is an ecologist with over 5 years’ experience working in consultancy. He is an all-round ecologist with experience in a wide range of botanical and protected species surveys. He is a licence holder for great crested newts, hazel dormouse and barn owl, completes BREEAM and CfSH assessments, acts as an Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW) and provides advice and reporting to inform Habitats Regulations Assessments (HRA).  In addition to his typical duties conducting surveys and completing technical reports, Nick also supports the team with GIS, CAD and Indesign software packages.

Specialist interest

Botany and protected species.


Career summary

Following the completion of his MSc, Nick’s first professional role was a placement with Scott Wilson. He then worked for several environmental consultancies before joining The Landmark Practice as an Ecologist in 2013.


Qualifications

BSc (Hons) Environmental Science (University of Plymouth)
MSc Environmental Consultancy (University of Plymouth)
Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (ACIEEM)

First Job

Paper round.

Now known for

Having a “sticky brain”.

Loves

Running, music (preferably vinyl), boxing, Gloucester Rugby and DIY.