Surveys, Modelling and Assessment

Ricardo Energy & Environment offers a comprehensive suite of survey and monitoring capabilities including:

  • Phase 1 Habitat
  • National Vegitation Classification (NVC) surveys
  • protected species surveys;
  • River Habitat Surveys and GeoRHS
  • mesohabitat mapping and hydromorphological characterisatio
  • boat-based river and coastal surveys
  • sediment sampling and analysis
  • contaminated land Phase 1 and 2 surveys
  • catchment baseline surveys
  • fluvial audit; drainage and flood modelling
  • GIS mapping; geomorphological and geological mapping
  • hydrological, hydromorphological
  • water quality modelling

We focus on providing survey and analytical programmes that are scientifically designed and carefully scoped to be fit for purpose, so that the dataset obtained is robust and helps to meet your objectives.