Jones and Sons Environmental Sciences Ltd., originally formed as Jones and Sons Environmental
Sciences in 1996, is a specialised consultancy dedicated to providing ecological
assessment, technical guidance and project management with specific expertise in
protected species related to planning and development projects of all types and sizes.
Jones and Sons Environmental Sciences Ltd employees have a thorough grounding in
classic field work skills in zoology and botany, such as identification and recording.
These are coupled with an in-depth understanding of the legislation and planning
procedures. Our combined professional expertise is in excess of 100 years in ecological
and planning fields. We hold Natural England licences for the survey work we carry
out and our staff are also members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental
Jones and Sons Environmental Sciences Ltd is able to offer a broad spectrum of services
in specialised areas enabling effective solutions to the most diverse ecological
issues. This includes LOW IMPACT BAT LICENCESgranted in 10 working days
Jones and sons Environmental Sciences Ltd specialise in and are able to carry out
surveys for Bats, Great Crested Newts, Reptiles, Badgers, Water Voles, Otters, Barn
Owls, song and rapturous birds, Phase 1 Habitat surveys extended as necessary, Phase
2 as well as BREEAM /Code for Sustainable Homes Ecology assessments. Reports are
of high quality in an easy to read format, provided as both full colour bound copy
and as pdf document. The reports can be used to support planning applications as
well as form part of wider Environmental Impact Statements. For development projects,
once planning permission has been granted and if applicable, we can apply for the
relevant European Protected Species (EPS) Natural England Licence, with proposed
mitigation measures, at the appropriate time of year to ensure a successful completion
of the project. To date we have successfully applied for over 100 of these licences.
At Jones and Sons Environmental Science Ltd we take great pride in the quality of
our direct personal service, our current client base ranges from multi-national companies
with large scale and complex requirements to the smaller prospector and independent
developer. Irrespective of the size of your project you are able to rely on the same
high quality of expertise throughout.