Tor Ecology

Tor Ecology is an ecological consultancy based in the South West with offices in Buckfastleigh and Plymouth. We provide a wide range of ecological services throughout Devon and Cornwall and the UK. We have strong social values at Tor Ecology and believe in an holistic approach to development wherever possible. Developments that respond to the needs of local communities are critical in terms of the health and wellbeing of us all. We work comfortably alongside private developers, architects and companies within the construction industry and specialise in working with Community Land Trusts, Housing Associations and community groups in order to support their projects from inception to completion.

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Latest Projects

Atmos Totnes

Atmos Totnes

We are extremely excited to have been engaged by the Totnes Community Development Society (TCDS) as project ecologists on the former Dairy Crest site...

Natural England River...

We undertook a lovely piece of botanical work recently for Natural England - surveying a large part of the River Camel Valley and Tributaries Site of...
Culvert with otter ledge

Hinkley Point C and...

EDF Energy were granted Development Consent by the Secretary of State for Hinkley Point C and Associated Developments. Construction of a new bypass...

Bath Spa University...

Tor Ecology was commissioned by Miller Construction (UK) Limited to act as project ecologist on the Bath Spa University Phase 2 Student Development...

Broadhempston, Devon

Tor Ecology was commissioned by the Land Society CIC to undertake an assessment of a site in Broadhempston, Devon in relation to a proposed...
Water Vole

North East Bridgwater...

Tor Ecology was commissioned by Aggregate Industries UK Limited to act as project ecologist for several sites related to the North East...
Cattedown, Plymouth

Cattedown, Plymouth

Tor Ecology was commissioned by The Bailey Partnership in relation to proposals to create new industrial units in Plymouth, Devon. Initially, Tor...
Private Client, near Plymouth

Private Client, near...

Tor Ecology was contacted by the owner of a large private home near Plymouth in Devon, with regards to proposed roof replacement works. The building...

Latest News

Bat Low Impact Class...

Our Managing Director has successfully become a Registered Consultant under the Bat Low Impact Class Licence (CL21). The Bat Low Impact Class...

Sub-contractors wanted

We are looking for sub-contractors in the Plymouth & South Hams area. Experience of undertaking bat surveys using a hand held detector desirable...

WELCOME TAMSYN

We're very happy to welcome our new Professional Ecologist, Tamsyn Bridger. A few words from her: Hello everyone, I’m Tamsyn, the new...

Happy New Year 2016

Welcome to 2016! First and foremost we must extend a warm welcome to the gorgeous Ivy Reid, born in November to our Managing Director Jenni (who is...