Benthic Ecology, Protected Habitat & Fisheries Surveys 

Marine Ecology 
Surveys, Analysis 
& Consultancy

 
 

MARINE ECOLOGY            SURVEYS

Ocean Ecology provide survey vessels, sampling equipment & personnel to undertake a range of marine ecological investigations including benthic, intertidal, marine mammal & fisheries surveys. 

 

CONSULTANCY &                   ADVICE

 



Ocean Ecology provide consultancy & advisory services to both the public and private sectors including input into EIAs, advice to regulatory bodies & undertaking of WFD compliance assessments. 

 

SAMPLE ANALYSIS

Ocean Ecology’s in-house laboratory offers a range of analytical services including macrofaunal & meiofaunal analysis, seabed imagery analysis & Particle Size Analysis (PSA).

 
 

MARINE MAMMAL
SERVICES

Ocean Ecology provide JNCC & BOEM certified MMOs, PSOs and PAM operators as well as consultancy & advisory services to developers & regulatory bodies throughout the UK & internationally. 

 

DATA ANALYSIS & GIS

Ocean Ecology offers a range of data analysis & GIS services employing techniques in ArcGIS, PRIMER & Marine Recorder including faunal community analysis, habitat mapping & interpretation of side scan sonar. 

 

OFFSHORE PERSONNEL

Ocean Ecology provides offshore personnel including Client Representatives, Environmental Scientists & MMOs for seismic surveys, windfarm piling operations, cable installations & environmental surveys.  

 
 

RESEARCH

Ocean Ecology collaborate with universities and other leading marine consultancies to undertake industry and government funded research projects. 

 

TRAINING

Ocean Ecology offers bespoke training courses in subjects including seabed imagery analysis, EUNIS biotope classification & marine mammal observation plus internships for early career scientists.  

 

HYDROGRAPHIC &
GEOPHYSICAL
SURVEYS

Ocean Ecology work closely with its associates to acquire and interpret hydrographic & geophysical data in order to support & inform its habitat surveys & ecological assessments.