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Job opportunity with CGO Ecology: Administrator (part-time)

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 12:09 [ CGO Ecology news ]

Administrator (part-time)



Senior bat specialist joins us

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 23:10 [ CGO Ecology news ]

Last week our team expanded by three, with the recruitment of Senior Ecologist and bat specialist Adam Day, Assistant Ecologist Sarah Barker, and Assistant Ecologist Peter Booker.

Adam joins us from FPCR in Exeter, and brings a breadth of expertise and experience with him. As well as a... Read more...


Our latest recruit

Thursday, 13 April 2017 20:42 [ CGO Ecology news ]

We would like to welcome our latest recruit, Frankie Gamble, who joined us in early April 2017 as a seasonal ecologist.

Frankie has worked in ecological consultancy since 2015, and already has a wide range of experience including bats, birds, GCN, and reptiles. He holds a CSCS card and... Read more...


Job: Senior ecologist (bat specialist)

Saturday, 18 March 2017 18:38 [ CGO Ecology news ]




Moving office

Friday, 28 October 2016 09:51 [ CGO Ecology news ]

CGO Ecology is moving its Dorset office. As of today (Friday 28th October 2016), our new Dorset base is: 27a Ridgefield Gardens, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4QG. Our telephone number remains the same (01202 798126). Please make a note in your records. We will endeavour to inform all clients and... Read more...


Out and about in July

Thursday, 07 July 2016 13:34 [ CGO Ecology news ]

With the summer finally showing its face, here's a rundown of what we've been up to lately:

Phase 1 ecology surveys are one of our mainstays, and we've conducted them recently for a range of projects in Dorset, Essex, Hampshire, Warwickshire, West Sussex, Wiltshire, Worcestershire. Also... Read more...


CGO Ecology newsletter out now

Thursday, 10 March 2016 20:57 [ CGO Ecology news ]

The March 2016 issue of the CGO Ecology Newsletter is downloadable here. Please feel free to circulate.



A new year beckons..

Sunday, 03 January 2016 18:17 [ CGO Ecology news ]

We hope all of our clients, colleagues and friends have had an enjoyable Christmas and New Year break. The weather has been atrocious for most of us in the UK, and we feel for all those affected by flooding. Let's hope 2016 is the year when real action is taken to tackle the causes of... Read more...


A few of our recent projects...

Monday, 05 October 2015 14:02 [ CGO Ecology news ]

Greetings from a rainy and windswept Bournemouth! Well we can't complain really, as we've had a wonderful Indian summer, and there's probably a bit more of it to come. As we go into the autumn/winter season, here's a summary of what the CGO Ecology team has been up to lately.

A338 major...


CGO Ecology has moved its Dorset office address!

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:30 [ CGO Ecology news ]

With immediate effect, our new Dorset office address is: 33 St Catherine's Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH6 4AE.

If you have our details on a database, for membership or other correspondence purposes, please update your records accordingly. All correspondence should reflect the new address ... Read more...


Full range of ecological services

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 09:07 [ CGO Ecology news ]

CGO Ecology Ltd was set up in March 2008, and has since developed into an ecological consultancy offering a full suite of taxonomic expertise, whether in a development-mitigation context, or for conservation and status-assessment purposes.

Using our strong team of staff and associates,...


CVs welcome

Monday, 25 May 2015 09:16 [ CGO Ecology news ]

Spring is a busy time for ecological consultancies, and we often have to recruit seasonal staff and subcontractors at very short notice. At CGO Ecology we therefore welcome CVs from prospective employees and subcontractors at this time of year, but also throughout the year.

The way we...


How to get a job in consultancy

Thursday, 26 February 2015 09:13 [ CGO Ecology news ]

CVs, CVs, CVs... It's that time of year again, and the CVs are flying. Winter seasonal work is coming to an end, and spring/summer seasonal work is being advertised. But how do you make your CV stand out from the others?

This is something we've written about before - see our previous... Read more...


New on the CGO books...

Tuesday, 20 January 2015 18:09 [ CGO Ecology news ]

So far, 2015 has all the hallmarks of another busy year. With existing projects being extended, and new jobs coming thick and fast at our Dorset and Nottinghamshire offices, we will most likely be recruiting again soon. New projects on our books this January... Read more...


CGO joins ACSAM2 in Madagascar

Sunday, 16 November 2014 09:55 [ CGO Ecology news ]

For the next three weeks, CGO Ecology's Director & Principal Ecologist Chris Gleed-Owen will be in Madagascar. The primary reason is to attend the ACSAM2 meeting, which will see a conference of amphibian conservation experts convene to discuss pressing issues in Malagasy amphibian... Read more...


What are we up to this autumn?

Wednesday, 08 October 2014 10:44 [ CGO Ecology news ]
As autumn hits us with a rather-wet bang, here is a summary of our current workbook. This month CGO Ecology is working for a range of clients in a variety of sectors: road, rail, minerals, forestry and golf to name a few. Diversity is the key to job satisfaction after all.

One of our major...


Seasonal Ecologist Sam Mardell says...

Friday, 25 July 2014 15:22 [ CGO Ecology news ]
Here's what our Ecologist Sam Mardell from Norfolk says about his time with us this spring and summer:

"As my time with CGO Ecology comes to a close, I thought I would write a few paragraphs about my experiences over the last few months...

"For my first month working...


Seasonal Ecologist Ian Bradley says...

Sunday, 20 July 2014 15:24 [ CGO Ecology news ]

We currently have five seasonal Ecologists working for CGO Ecology. Here's what some of them had to say about their job.

Ian Bradley from Northumberland said of his time with CGO Ecology:

"Working for CGO Ecology has been a fantastic experience over the last few... Read more...


Offsetting CGO's Carbon Footprint

Monday, 14 July 2014 12:35 [ CGO Ecology news ]
Environmental sustainability is central to CGO Ecology's business ethic and our Environmental and Social Responsibility Policy outlines the steps we take to ensure our practices are sustainable. One of these steps is to calculate our annual carbon footprint and to offset it through appropriate... Read more...

On the Railway

Monday, 23 June 2014 11:49 [ CGO Ecology news ]

Hello, my name is Noel Bergin, and I am the new Senior Ecologist at CGO Ecology. Since starting in May, I have been working on GCN and bat mitigation work, but also at a number of railway sites, capturing and translocating reptiles.

In 2003, sand lizards were discovered at...

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"We applied to build a barn to be sited on an arable field.  The council asked for a biodiversity appraisal, and placed a short deadline for receipt. We engaged Dr Chris Gleed-Owen who made a site visit within days, and delivered a fully researched report with plans, species list and recommendation a few days later, within the required timescale.  We have therefore avoided the need for extensions and delays.  Thank you Chris.

Susan Ross, Frankham Farm, Ryme Intrinseca


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