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Welcome to Thomson Habitats, specialist ecology contractor
Providing practical solutions to compensate for loss of habitat caused by development and building works.

Habitat creation

We design, create and restore habitats for wildlife on both brownfield and rural sites for a wide range of private and public sector clients.

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Contracting

We undertake practical work to turn ecological plans into practice. We support ecologists with protected species trapping and moving.

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Mitigation

When development works adversely impact protected species and their habitats, measures can be taken to mitigate damage.

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Latest news & articles

Glyphosate - seeking an alternative solution
20th April 2016

Weed killers which contain glyphosate are widely used as an efficient solution for the treatment of invasive species such as Japanese knotweed. But with uncertainty growing as to the safety of glyphosate, we are seeking alternative treatments.
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Air spade investigation
4th April 2016

Thomson Ecology’s and Thomson Habitats' arboriculture team carried out an investigation into tree root distribution using an air spade - a hand-held tool that uses a high speed, high pressure flow of air to displace soil around roots without damaging them.
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Thomson to speak at Kier ecology day
4th April 2016

In collaboration with members of the Kier supply chain, Thomson Habitats and Thomson Ecology have been invited to speak at a training day for the Kier environmental team on Tuesday 5th April.
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Our clients

Thomson Habitats provided excellent customer service and quality of work, which allowed the GCN mitigation works at Steart to proceed to programme. I would not hesitate to use them again.Matt Phillips, Kier Group


We are an ecological contractor who undertakes practical work to turn ecological plans into practice. We support ecologists with protected species trapping and translocation. We provide all sorts of wildlife fence including reptile fencing. We control vegetation, clear trees and deal with a range of invasive species.