Ecology team

james patmoreJames Patmore BSc(Hons) CEcol CEnv CBiol MCIEEM MRSB, Regional Director

James is an experienced Chartered Ecologist with over 12 years professional experience and currently developing an Environmental team in the East Midlands. He is also a Chartered Environmentalist, Chartered Biologist, full Member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management  and a full member of the Society of Biology. James holds protected species survey licences for bats, great crested newt and dormouse.

Ring James at our South East office on 01480 587161, or email him on


Olivia Winter HeadshotOlivia Winter BSc Hons ACIEEM, Senior Consultant Ecologist

Olivia is a Senior Consultant Ecologist based in REC’s Manchester officer and manages the North West team. Specialising in Great Crested Newt, Bats and Protected Species surveys, Olivia is particularly experienced in Phase 1 Habitat Surveys, Ecological reports and assessments and Ecological Impact Assessments.

Ring Olivia in our North West office on 0845 676 9303, or email her at


To get in touch with our Ecology team, please email or  ring us on 0845 676 9303