Ed Banfield Hicks

Ecologist

Skills and expertise

Edward joined The Landmark Practice in 2018 for his first season in the ecology sector. He has already undertaken a wide variety of protected species surveys and is looking forward to gaining more experience in the future both in the field and the office.

 

Specialist interest

Protected species surveying, particularly reptiles.


Career summary

Following his MPlan from the University of the West of England, Edward worked in the property sector for several years. He then decided to make a change and went back to university hoping to pursue a profession more focused on wildlife. Edward acquired his MSc and began a career in ecology during the following season.


Qualifications

MSc Advanced Wildlife Conservation in Practice

MPlan, Town and Country Planning

BA (Hons), Town and Country Planning

 

First Job

Painter and decorator

 

Now known for

Drinking a suspiciously low amount of tea and coffee

 

Loves

Nature, food, film and exploring new places