Alastair Blake | Affiliate Ecologist
BSc (Hons) MSc GradCIEEM
01392 758 325
Alastair has been working with Colmer Ecology since 2012, and is an integral part of the team. He provides specialist survey assistant in relation to bats, and is highly experienced in ecological assessment and bat survey design with a good knowledge of mitigation and licensing. He holds a Natural England Class 2 bat licence, Natural England Class 1 great crested newt and Class 1 dormouse licences.
Alastair has achieved Level 4 in the Field Identification Skill Certificate with the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland and brings additional skills in relation to botany, providing National Vegetation Classification (NVC) survey assistance. He has completed numerous phase 1 habitat surveys, assessed impacts and provides Colmer Ecology and our clients with detailed impact assessments.
In his spare time, Alastair can be found roaming Exmoor, practising and increasing his botany skills or moth trapping. He has also been the record officer for Devon Bat Group. Alastair is also a Member of the CIEEM.