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Thomson Ecology makes two new appointments to the leadership team

1st February 2017 - We have appointed Dr Phil Aldous and Joe Harries to our senior management team as we continue to strengthen growth across all areas of ecology consultancy. Read more

Working with Imperial College London to expand the use of eDNA

13th January 2017 - On some projects we use environmental DNA (eDNA) to determine the presence or likely absence of great crested newts. We are now collaboratively working with Imperial College London to expand the use of eDNA. Read more

The Illuminated River

12th December 2016 - Marine Consultant, Sarah Marjoram, has been involved in the initial stages of the very exciting, high profile project, The Illuminated River. The project aims to revitalise and enhance the bridges in central London using light. Read more

Fish rescue to keep fish safe during flood alleviation work

15th November 2016 - We have been working with Network Rail and BAM Nuttall on “fish rescue” projects undertaken as part of ongoing flood alleviation work. Read more

Beach clean for the Thomson Team

11th November 2016 - Members of the Thomson Ecology team tackle plastic waste on West Wittering beach in Sussex on behalf of Surfers Against Sewage (SAS). Read more

Thomson Unicomarine principal collaborates with international marine specialists

7th November 2016 - Thomson Unicomarine’s Principal Taxonomist was invited to the Natural History Museum in Paris to join a symposium focussing on marine animals found on a recent expedition to the Pacific Ocean. Read more

The winner of the 2016 Thomson Ecology Photography Competition is announced!

6th October 2016 - The winner of the 2016 Thomson Ecology Photography Competition is Alan Warriner with his striking and atmospheric image “Fire in the ice”. Read more

Introducing our new Water Framework Directive infographic

4th October 2016 - Introducing our “Water Framework Directive fact sheet” which we hope will give you helpful at-a-glance facts about what the WFD is, why it is used and how. Read more

Beachwatch – cleaning our beaches

29th September 2016 - Last weekend the only UK-wide beach clean took place, where the general public could volunteer in their thousands to help clean our beaches of litter. Beach litter is at the highest level since records began. Read more

Groundwater; Managing our Hidden Asset

12th September 2016 - Dr Arnaud Duranel, Senior Ecologist at Thomson Ecology, is speaking at the “Groundwater; Managing our Hidden Asset” conference this week. Read more

On the lookout for Sabellaria spinulosa

5th September 2016 - Thomson Unicomarine’s specialist benthic laboratory is currently on the lookout for Sabellaria spinulosa. We have been commissioned to analyse samples for a wind farm in the North Sea to determine the presence of these reef building worms. Read more