Elton Ecology Ltd is an independent ecological consultancy based in Castle Donington, Leicestershire, providing services nationally.

Our experience includes projects of all sizes, from supporting planning applications for residential schemes, to delivering ecology surveys and mitigation on Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects.


About us

Ecological Appraisal, Including Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey and Report

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Bat Survey and Report

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Our key services

Biodiversity Net Gain

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Protected Species Survey

Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW)


Great Crested Newt (GCN)


Elton Ecology are committed to the highest quality, environmental, and health & safety standards, evidenced by achieving challenging accreditations.


Elton Ecology are a Registered Practice of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM), committing us to industry leading standards of professional practice. We deliver the best outcomes for our clients.



Survey Calendar

Ecology surveys in accordance with industry best practice guidelines are constrained by the seasons, as detecting certain species can be unlikely during times of inactivity. This can result in costly delays to projects if the seasonal survey window is missed.

The Elton Ecology calendar below provides a useful guide to seasonal survey windows.

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