NW Environmental offer a number of specialist services including:

GIS and Spatial Analysis of Environmental Infrastructure

We can use your data together with the many specialist environmental datasets we hold to produce maps and visualisations. We can even set up simple online portal through Google Maps to allow your staff or visitors to capture data which we can then import into our full-featured GIS for further analysis.

LEED - Local Environment and Economic Development

The DEFRA network (Natural England, Forestry Commission and Environment Agency) has developed the Local Environment and Economic Development (LEED) toolkit. The toolkit is designed to help local economic partnerships and local authorities better understand how the environment plays an important role in economic development. NW Environmental is one of the few consultancies with experience of delivering both Level 1 and Level 2 of LEED.

Greenspace Visitor Surveys

We are one of the few environmental consultancies with the capability to undertake detailed visitor surveys. We can offer both 'off the peg' surveys that will provide you with a useful profile of your visitors and fully bespoke surveys to suit your exact requirements.

Photo Library

Unless otherwise stated all the photographs on this website are drawn from the NWE photo libary. If you are interested in using any of our images, please contact us for more detail.

Editorial and Copy-writing

From web articles and content for magazines to books or the editing of lengthy publications we have both fast turn-around and capability across a broad range of environmental and technical subjects.

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One of our specialist services is the making of interpretative models, specialising in the realistic depiction of natural habitats. Our detailed and ecologically accurate models of natural habitats are suitable for use in interpretation centres, museums and visitor centres. See our Slice of Dartmoor model produced for the Devon Wildlife Trust and Dartmoor National Park.

We also have the capacity to produce specialist and bespoke equipment for demonstrating ecological processes. If you want to explore and explain ecological processes contact us for no-obligation advice.

 

Model of Dartmoor

Model to show the impact of erosion on upland habitats on Dartmoor.

We can use your data together with the many specialist environmental datasets we hold to produce maps and visualisations. We can even set up simple online portal through Google Maps to allow your staff or visitors to capture data which we can then import into our full-featured GIS for further analysis.

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Greenspace Visitor Surveys

Anyone managing public greenspace knows the importance of understanding the profile of their users. We have the capability to combine insightful visitor surveys with our environmental expertise to help you understand more about your visitors and stakeholders. Our surveys can also help you evaluate your projects or refine your plans for the future.

Our experienced field research panel works to industry standards and codes of practice. They have experience in working for a wide range of commercial clients as well as local authorities, government agencies and environmental charities.

Discover the advantages of an NWE Greenspace Visitor Survey here.

How can I find out more?

We have a useful factsheet that can help you plan your survey HERE or you can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions you may have.

NWE Vistor Survey in progress as part of a Heritage Lottery Fund evaluation

Interviewing visitors at Barr Beacon for Walsall Council for a Heritage Lottery Fund project evaluation.

Virtually all the images on this website are drawn from the NWE Photo Library. The library mostly covers environmental, landscape and wildlife topics as well as some specialist topics. Our images have been used in commercial, third sector and local government publications.

We will be implementing an online catalogue to allow you to browse and select images through this website. In the meantime, if you are interested in images from our collection please contact us with details of your area of interest.Trent Flood 8