Seasons Ecology is an ecological consultancy providing expert technical support on a range of development and conservation projects.
Kate Hayward and Hannah Maben (the partners) collectively have over 30 years experience within the field of ecology and both have previous experience of running a small independent environmental consultancy/contracting company.
The partnership was formed to enable cost effective yet high quality technical advice to be delivered.
Kate Hayward has been a practising consultant for over 15 years. She is a full member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management, a holder of mitigation licences for badgers, bats and great crested newts and she has great crested newt and bat survey licences. Kate has experience at all levels of ecological consulting and in all aspects from design to completion. Kate is based in Bath.
Hannah Maben has also been a practising consultant for over 15 years and is a full member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management. Hannah is the Named Ecologist on mitigation licences for badgers, bats and great crested newts and has managed several dormouse mitigation licences. Hannah holds Natural England survey licences for bats, great crested newts and dormice and Natural Resource Wales for bats and great crested newts. Hannah has worked as Project Director, Manager and Ecologist on a range of schemes from private residential schemes through to nationally significant projects. Hannah is based in Tiverton.