We Are In Business!

By Rachel on the 29th January, 2017

Smart Ecology is open! We offer a comprehensive range of ecology services.


Open For Business

Welcome to Smart Ecology’s news and blog area. We have just opened!

We are a new, independent ecology consultancy run by experienced director Rachel Barber with a team of specialist associates. Watch this space for interesting news on ecology, technology and how starting up a new business is going.



Rachel Barber

Rachel has an MSc (Distinction) in Ecology and Management of the Natural Environment from Bristol University. Prior to founding Smart Ecology Rachel worked for a respected Gloucestershire ecology consultancy and has also worked for a large multidisciplinary consultancy. Rachel is a full member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (MCIEEM). Rachel is an experienced ecologist specialised in European Protected Species (EPS). She holds survey licences for bats, hazel dormice and great crested newts.