Ecological Impact Assessment

Introductory paragraph on EcIA. Ecology , Flora and Fauna chapter of EIS. Part of a multidisciplinary team. Desktop research, consultation, baseline ecological surveys, prediction of impacts and propose mitigation measures to minimise impacts.

Recent Projects

2003-12 Ecological Impact Assessments (EcIA) of various wind energy projects throughout Ireland (Counties Kerry, Cork, Clare, Tipperary, Limerick, Wexford, Waterford, Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Donegal, Fermanagh).

2010–12 Project ecologist on 110 kV power line from Clashavoon to Dunmanway, County Cork.

2010–12 Project ecologist on Laois Kilkenny electrical reinforcement project.

2010-12 North – South Interconnector: project ecologist on 400 kV overhead line from Mohill to Border (Lemgare) (Part B).

2003-12 Prepared ecology chapters of Environmental Impact Statements and produced a number of Appropriate Assessment Screening Reports and Natura Impact Statements for various wind energy projects throughout Ireland.

2005-11 Ecological Impact Assessment of quarry extensions, Counties Kerry, Clare, Cork, Donegal.

2010 National Road Scheme – N86 Camp to Dingle – baseline ecological surveys, County Kerry.

2010 Ecological Impact Assessment of proposed sand and gravel pit, County Offaly.

2004-09 Ecological Impact Assessment of borrow pits within wind farm developments in County Kerry and County Galway.

2007 Ecological Impact Assessment of embankment maintenance work at Ballymacoda (cSAC), County Cork.

2004-07 Ecological Impact Assessment of residential and mixed use developments in Cork and Kerry.

2006 Ecological impact Assessment of Casla water scheme, Carna and Kilkieran Sewage Schemes, County Galway.

2006 Ecological Impact Assessment of embankment maintenance Work on Inchigeela River (cSAC), County Cork.