Dr Grace O'Donovan Dip. EIA Man.,
Dr Grace O'Donovan is a professional plant ecologist who has worked as an academic in several universities, both in Ireland and the UK. Her specialist field is the use of remote sensing and GIS to map semi-natural habitats. She has also led research work on habitat restoration on farmed landscapes in Ireland, particularly in relation to field margins and constructed wetlands.
For the last seven years, Grace has been involved full time in protected species work in the UK and has a licences to disturb, bats, great crested newts and Barn Owls.
Ms Carolyn Billingsley BSc, MSc.
Carolyn is a trained zoologist and has Licences from Natural England for bats and great crested newts. She has completed a post-graduate Certificate in Biological Monitoring and an MSc in Ecology and Management of the Natural Environment at Bristol University.