Biodiversity Framework: Affinity Water
The client: Affinity Water
The site: Across all of Affinity Water’s operational sites.
The brief: To undertake the land management, Arboricultural and ecological services including invasive non-native species surveying, treatment and control across Affinity Water’s operational sites.
Our solution: Since being appointed by Affinity Water in 2016 we have:Undertaken comprehensive INNS survey across all operational sites to identify the presence or absence of INNS. If a site has invasive species a management plan is drawn up with management operations tailored to the site and INNS present as well as annual monitoring. Undertaking full tree safety inspections to ensure all sites have had a tree safety inspection in the past 18 months. Surveys will be supported by constraints map and Arboricultural report and will provide detailed specifications for recommended remedial works. Undertake ecological surveys and provide unbiased expert advice on how to improve sites for biodiversity including undertaking Preliminary Ecological Appraisals and creating management plans.