Bowland Ecology News

Dr Ed Mountford joins the team as Principal Ecologist

Ed has over 25 years of work experience in nature conservation and ecological research. Before joining Bowland Ecology, he was a UK Habitats Advisor with the Joint Nature Conservation Committee. Examples of major work areas include: (i) UK reporting under the EU Habitats Directive; (ii) review of the SSSI Selection Guidelines; (iii) review of UK BAP priority habitat series; (iv) assessing the impacts of atmospheric N pollution on protected areas; and (v) detailed research on the ecology, history and management of native woodland and European beech forests. He has published his own scientific research and co-authored a major book on the development of natural woodland.