Experts in environmental compliance

As an independent environmental consultancy, our specialist teams provide pragmatic advice on all ecosystems, ensuring you meet environmental compliance on your next project.

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We cover a breadth of specialisms and are always pragmatic with our advice.

Since 2004, our specialist teams have been advising clients across various sectors on how to achieve their objectives and meet required environmental compliance.

With offices across the UK, our experts are committed to delivering our clients exceptional outcomes across a range of environmental services and ecological contracting, including:

  • Ecological advice, surveys and assessments
  • Habitat design and creation, ecological contracting, and invasive species management
  • Freshwater and marine consultancy
  • Arboriculture
  • Data management and mapping
  • Laboratory analysis including marine benthic taxonomy.

Companies and organisations we work with

An excellent experience - Thomson Ecology provided exactly the service we required in a very cost effective and timely manner.

Project Manager, Building Contractor

Just a quick congratulations. The soil reports for the pond liners conducted by Thomson Habitats are the leading standard across the project amongst all four contractors. Good work team!

Mathew Blackstock, EngTech MICE Site Engineer, Fusion JV

“London Gateway is a five star £1.5bn investment creating a new port and logistics park. Thomson Ecology’s first class project management skills and knowledge of all the legislation have assisted us with keeping the programme on target.”

Simon Moore, CEO London Gateway, DP World

Thomson Ecology are experts in their field. They understand the masterplanning and EIA processes and deliver practical and informed solutions in a timely manner to enable protection and enhancement of wildlife to be a key feature of the development. They are great team members to have on board.

Stephen Neal, Senior Development Manager, Land Securities

Our values

At Thomson Ecology we believe that our people are our core strength. Our values reflect the way we work together with our clients, and each other, to deliver the exceptional environmental consultancy services that our clients expect.

  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Support
  • Excellence

We are defined by our values of respect, integrity, support and excellence.


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Thomson’s ecology handbook

This online version of the Thomson’s ecology handbook provides a general overview of current wildlife legislation* and is aimed at helping project managers understand and plan for ecology from the start.

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