Consultant Ecologists

Providing a highly professional service based on extensive knowledge of Scotland’s flora and fauna.

Experienced ecological consultancy based near Glasgow, Scotland.

Based near Glasgow, Wild Surveys Ltd have carried out ecological surveys and assessment for a wide range of species and habitats throughout Scotland. We are focused on providing practical and cost-effective ecological survey solutions while using our expertise to drive practical positive outcomes for biodiversity in line with the legislative and policy framework in Scotland. This includes designing ecological enhancement measures appropriate to the size and scale of your development, in order to satisfy the requirements of National Planning Framework 4 (NPF4).

Our Services

Our proactive team is comprised of knowledgeable and experienced ecology consultants who provide comprehensive ecological survey reports tailored to your project requirements. We have extensive experience in assessing project needs and providing appropriate ecology survey advice, regardless of project size, stage or complexity.

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Wild Surveys have extensive experience of conducting Preliminary Ecological Appraisals in Scotland including the requirements for positive effects on biodiversity (NPF4) and production of Biodiversity Enhancement Strategies.  

Ecological Enhancement and NPF4

Our team of ecological consultants can provide a bespoke biodiversity enhancement strategy for your site and are experienced users of the Biodiversity Net Gain Metric.

Protected Species

We have over 40 years’ combined experience carrying out a range of protected species surveys in Scotland.

Habitat Surveys

Our surveyors and expert subcontractors are able to identify a wide variety of plant species and are experienced in carrying out habitat surveys including Phase 1, NVC and GWDTE surveys.

Ecological Clerks of Works

We have extensive knowledge of protected and notable species and habitats and have been the appointed Ecological Clerk of Works on several large projects.


Wild Surveys have successfully provided documentation for multiple BREEAM Assessments for the Land Use and Ecology credits (LE02, LE03, LE04 and LE05).

Our Clients

We have worked with a number of clients over the years some of which are shown below.

How can we help?

If you need a survey carried out or want to chat about any of the services that we offer then feel free to get in touch below.