Matt Cowley

Matt Cowley

BA MSc PhD MCIEEM CEnv

Director

An ecologist with over 25 years of professional experience, Matt is a Director of EAD Ecology. Matt has directed ecological inputs to numerous development projects, including many major residential and commercial developments. Matt specialises in advising on integrating biodiversity enhancement into development plans. He has presented ecological evidence at Public Inquiries and Planning Hearings and fulfilled the role of expert witness for a case heard in the High Court and Appeal Court. His experience includes providing advice on national planning matters to environmental NGOs; publications include a ‘best practice’ guide on ecological management published by the Institute of Environmental Assessment and first author scientific papers in peer reviewed journals.