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Alison Collins

Senior Ecologist

Ph.D; B.Sc (Hons), MCIEEM

Alison has worked as a professional ecologist for over 30 years since completing her Ph.D at Sheffield University. Alison initially worked as an ecological consultant in the North of England, and then as a lecturer in plant ecology at University College, Cork, and then as a tutor for ecology with Open University.

For the past 19 years, Alison has worked within the public sector, advising both local authorities and private developers on major development projects affecting protected sites in the East of England.

In her spare time, Alison is a member of Suffolk Bat Group and enjoys riding her Icelandic horse, and going for long walks in the countryside.

Alison Collins