About Us

Natura Environmental Consultants is an independent, professional environmental consultancy specialising in applied research and advice on the natural environment, both terrestrial and marine.

Since Company Director Richard Nairn established Natura in 1990, we have gained a reputation for quality and reliability, working to the very best international standards. We are experienced professionals who provide consultancy advice to government agencies, local authorities and private companies throughout Europe.

We can undertake survey, assessment, monitoring or management of any aspect of the natural environment, supported by cutting-edge mapping capabilities. We maintain full professional indemnity insurance and all of our staff hold valid safety accreditation. We can travel anywhere to assist with your project.

We are Members of the Institute of Ecology & Environmental Management and follow its Code of Professional Conduct. We encourage our staff to continue professional development through courses, workshops and conferences. We organise internal workshops and regular field excursions to further staff skills in specific habitat and species surveying techniques.

We maintain full insurance cover as follows:

* Public Liability, limit of indemnity €6.5m.
* Employer Liability, limit of indemnity €13m.
* Professional Indemnity, limit of indemnity €6.5m.

The company maintains an up-to-date Safety Statement which complies with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005. All project staff hold valid SafePass Accreditation issued by FAS.

We have a network of experienced specialist sub-contractors to carry our specific surveys. All of these sub-contractors are also Members of the Institute of Ecology & Environmental Management and carry full professional indemnity insurance.

We will ensure that your project meets the highest ecological standards and avoids unnecessary environmental impacts.