In Practice Issue 87: Innovation and Technology (March 2015)


Do recent developments in mapping technology and assessment demand a comprehensive new habitat classification?
Bob Edmonds CEnv MCIEEM, Bill Butcher MCIEEM, Peter Carey, Lisa Norton and Jo Treweek CEcol MCIEEM

Mobile GIS Data Capture: Practical Application to Ecological Surveys
Joe Franklin CEnv MCIEEM, Emily Castel MCIEEM, Amy Harris and David Hume

Ecosystem Services and Environmental Assessment
Gemma Bell MCIEEM and Neil Parker MCIEEM

An Ecosystems Approach to Transport Soft Estate Management
Marion Frandsen, Helen Davies CEnv ACIEEM and Mike Image

Impact Risk Zones: Natural England’s new online tool to assess development risks to Sites of Special Scientific Interest
Sarah Middlehurst and Michael Knight

Bat3 Data: 3D flight path detection of bats using acoustics
Hippolyte Pouchelle, Martyn Gest and Irène Gest MCIEEM

Linking bat surveys with meteorological data: a way to target operational wind farm mitigation
Greg Slack and Elizabeth Tinsley

Environmental DNA as a new method for detecting great crested newt presence in ponds
Victoria Stockley and Helen Rees

Meet the Author – Sarah Middlehurst

New Guidelines on Ecological Report Writing
Mike Oxford CEcol FCIEEM, Mike Dean CEcol CEnv MCIEEM and Pauline Holmes MCIEEM

Professional Conduct – Contractual Processes and Project Management
Katherine Kennedy CEnv MCIEEM

Complaints Update: Breaches of the Code of Professional Conduct

Inspiring Future Professionals from All Walks of Life
Helen Boulden

Student Feedback from the Edinburgh Conference