Specialise in providing a range of marine ecological survey, analysis and consultancy services for marine development and activity in both the coastal and offshore zones
Benthic Ecology, Protected Habitat & Fisheries Surveys
Ocean Ecology provide survey vessels, sampling equipment & personnel to undertake a range of marine ecological investigations including benthic, intertidal, marine mammal & fisheries surveys.
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.
Ocean Ecology’s in-house laboratory offers a range of analytical services including macrofaunal & meiofaunal analysis, seabed imagery analysis & Particle Size Analysis (PSA).
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.
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.
Ocean Ecology provides offshore personnel including Client Representatives, Environmental Scientists & MMOs for seismic surveys, windfarm piling operations, cable installations & environmental surveys.
Ocean Ecology collaborate with universities and other leading marine consultancies to undertake industry and government funded research projects.
Ocean Ecology offers bespoke training courses in subjects including seabed imagery analysis, EUNIS biotope classification & marine mammal observation plus internships for early career scientists.
Ocean Ecology work closely with its associates to acquire and interpret hydrographic & geophysical data in order to support & inform its habitat surveys & ecological assessments.