Tony Prior

Tony Prior

BSc MSc CEnv MCIEEM

Associate Director

Tony is an experienced bat/protected-species ecologist who has worked as an ecological consultant since 2007, and has been at EAD Ecology since 2012. He is a Full member of CIEEM and a Chartered Environmentalist. Project experience covers a wide variety of developments, including wind farms, large and small-scale housing developments, utilities, pipelines and building renovations. Key skills include:

  • Registered Consultant for the Bat Earned Recognition Project and Natural England’s Bat Mitigation Class Licence scheme
  • Bat and dormouse mitigation licence applications
  • Protected species survey and reporting- holds current Natural England bat (Level 2), dormouse and great crested newt survey licences
  • Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA) and shadow Habitat Regulations Assessment (HRA)
  • Holds Field Identification Skills Certificate (FISC) – Level 4