Entries by Jo Pedder

New Office in Cambridge

We are really proud to announce that our second office is now open in Cambridge.  It has been a long time coming, especially for our until-now homeworking senior ecologist Hayley Farmell. We’ve got a lovely site in a rural location just west of Cambridge (in Knapwell), with nice easy access to the A14 and M1 […]

We’ve Moved!

This is just a quick update to announce that our Central office has moved from Belper to Cromford in Derbyshire. Although we didn’t want to leave Belper (three of us live there, and two could walk to work), we outgrew the office and it wasn’t really fit for purpose for an ecology consultancy – lugging great […]

Jon Moore – new senior ecologist

We are pleased to announce that Jon Moore has joined our Derbyshire team.   Jon is a senior ecologist based in the Derbyshire office managing projects throughout the Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North. With the arrival of Jon we can now provide more support for our clients on bat related projects (Jon has a class 2 bat […]

We are recruiting – Seasonal Ecologists

  Prime Environment are seeking experienced ecologists in the Midlands for a 5 /6 month contract starting in March.  You will principally be working away from the office on a single, large, infrastructure scheme (HS2), potentially also supporting us on other projects across the UK. You will have 2 or more years’ survey experience, ideally […]

Derby Museum – Notice Nature, Feel Joy

Prime Environment’s Directors paid a visit to Derby Museum late in 2016. We were impressed by the new natural history display – Notice Nature, Feel Joy and were delighted to have the opportunity to show our support with a small donation from the company. Well curated galleries and collections like this are an excellent opportunity to engage […]

Merry Christmas

I wanted to say a big THANK YOU to our wonderful clients, colleagues and friends for your support over the year. It has been a great year for us at Prime; we’ve been privileged to get involved in some amazing ecology and arboriculture projects and work with fantastic people. So on behalf of the team here, […]

We are recruiting – Senior Ecologist

Prime Environment, a family owned ecology consultancy with bases in Derby and Cambridge, are looking to recruit a Senior Ecologist to join the Midlands office. Working in collaboration with the Directors, you will deliver field work, reporting and client management in the Midlands and North. You will be responsible for managing clients and their projects, […]

Brexit and Ecology – Update

Since the results of the referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU were announced, there has been much speculation on how this will affect our client’s projects and the ecology consultancy industry as a whole. As I discussed at the time here I am optimistic – my personal opinion is ‘not a lot’, at least […]

We are recruiting – Principal Ecologist

Prime Environment, a family owned ecology consultancy with bases in Derby and Cambridge, are recruiting a Principal Ecologist to lead the delivery of our services in the South East. Working with the directors and the existing senior ecologist, you will develop and grow our team in the region. You will be responsible for the technical […]