Position: Assistant Ecologist
Qualifications: MSc Ecological Assessment, University College Cork, 2014, BSc Biology, University College London, 2009
Julie is an assistant ecologist with McCarthy Keville O’Sullivan. She completed her primary degree in Biology at University College London and went on to complete her masters in Ecological Assessment at University College Cork. Julie has gained experience in practical habitat management and developed a range of field skills in plant, habitat bat and bird surveying through working with a number of conservation organisations in the UK and Ireland including the RSPB, Cumbria Wildlife Trust and Bat Conservation Trust. Julie has experience surveying birds through her involvement with the RSPB in Northern Ireland. Julie is also trained in terrestrial invertebrate and freshwater macroinvertebrate sampling and in taking vegetation relevés of vascular plants and bryophytes. She also has experience in habitat identification, habitat mapping, Annex I habitat quality assessment and Phase 1 habitat survey.
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