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Fish rescue enquiries increase from the construction industry

21-Apr-15 - The construction industry is forecast to grow by 23 % over the next four years and already Thomson Ecology is seeing a rise in fish rescue projects. Read more

Marine consultancy demand growing

17-Apr-15 - Demand for marine consultancy is growing and our consultants have been commissioned on a wide variety of work including Water Framework Directive assessments for multiple construction and dredging works in the Thames, enabling our clients to gain marine licences and proceed with their projects. Read more

Main parties pledge creation of largest marine protection zones in the world

16-Apr-15 - The Independant newspaper reported that The creation of the largest marine protection area in the world will be pledged by the Labour Party as part of its “green plan” to be carried out under an Ed Miliband government. Read more

Thomson Unicomarine assists with important fish identifications

24-Mar-15 - Our fisheries experts have been assisting the Environment Agency with the identification of grey mullet fish species Read more

A submerged ancient forest has been found by divers off the coast of Norfolk.

26-Jan-15 - This is close to an area in which Thomson Unicomarine has recently completed an extensive seabed survey, gathering biological samples and sea bed footage Read more

4.5bn marine renewables opportunities in SW of England

28-Aug-14 - Businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly wanting to learn more about opportunities in the growing marine offshore renewables (MOR) sector are being invited to an industry event in October. Read more

World's largest tidal energy scheme in Pentland Firth, gets funding

28-Aug-14 - The developers of MeyGen, the world’s largest tidal stream development, have announced a funding package for the construction of the first phase of its groundbreaking 398MW tidal array project in the Pentland Firth, Scotland. Read more

Thomson Ecology continues NMBAQC:fish component

08-May-14 - Thomson Ecology is pleased to announce that it has won a contract from the Environment Agency to continue managing the fish component of the NE Atlantic Marine Biological Analytical Quality Control scheme (NMBAQC). Read more

Unicomarine wins prestigious Government contracts

26-Mar-14 - Thomson Unicomarine, the marine arm of leading UK ecology consultancy Thomson Ecology, has won a three year contract with the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (Afbi), advisor to the government of Northern Ireland on fisheries and the environment. Read more

Coastal Futures 2014 conference

28-Jan-14 - Thomson Ecology sponsored the Coastal Futures 2014 Conference, which took place at the University of London on the 22nd and 23rd January. Read more

Marine Scientist publishes feature on Ruth Barnich and top scientists at Thomson Unicomarine

13-Nov-13 - We are delighted that one of our highly respected Principal Taxonomists, Dr Ruth Barnich has been profiled in the latest edition of Marine Scientist magazine which is out this month (November). Read more