Welcome To John Durkin Ecology

John Durkin MSc. MIEEM is a professional ecologist working in the North-east of England. He has been working in nature conservation and countryside management since 1986. Particular interests are amphibian ecology, ancient woodlands and wetland habitat creation. Some of these natural history interests have their own pages on this website.

Note that in 2021, I will only be working for existing clients.

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Ecological services offered include-

  • Extended Phase 1 surveys.

  • Great Crested Newt surveys including mitigation and compensation plans if required.

  • Badger, otter and water vole surveys.

  • Butterfly surveys.

  • Local Wildlife Site surveys.

  • Habitat creation projects.

  • Woodland management plans and advice.