Many protected species and habitat surveys are seasonally constrained. This often means that surveys can only be undertaken at certain times of the year when the species in question are active or growing.
This is often seen as a real headache for developers and if not understood or planned for can cause costly delays. Our guide to protected species and when you can survey set out here can help you plan your development’s works schedule according to the type of species or habitats your project may impact upon.
Download our handy summary survey calendar but please get in touch for some free friendly advice on your project’s ecological survey requirements.