Herefordshire Wildlife Trust has launched a new service offering advice to landowners on how to better manage land for wildlife in tandem with existing business. The Trust’s new land advice consultancy will offer a wide range services from wildlife surveys to soil health analysis. For farm businesses, the Trust can support with guidance on Environmental Regulation compliance and support with Countryside Stewardship and Environmental Land Management Scheme (ELMS) applications. They will also offer specific guidance on creating ponds, restoring orchards and tree planting.
The Trust are pleased to announce that Michael Cope has joined the Nature Recovery team in the role of Land Advisor and Project Manager. Mike has most recently come from an environmental consultancy, and has diverse experience in the agricultural and environmental and sectors. Mike will lead the advice service with support from existing staff who, together, offer a wide range of experience.