Grace Dooley

Grace is a Senior Ecologist with Just Mammals Limited and has worked in the ecology sector since 2013. She has experience in surveying for habitats including Phase 1 and NVC, bats, great crested newts, reptiles, birds, dormice, otter and badger, and has managed projects of a variety of scales, from small householder construction projects up to Developments of National Significance.  She is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (ACIEEM).

Grace holds survey licences for great crested newt in Wales and England, and a survey licence for bats in Wales including handling and the use of a hand net. She has previously held EPS development licences for a variety of construction projects where bats were found to be present, facilitating the development’s progression while maintaining the bats’ use of the site post-development.

When not working, Grace enjoys ringing church bells, birdwatching and developing her wildlife garden.

Grace Dooley

Interesting Fact

Grace once found a signal crayfish in a bottle trap whilst conducting a survey for great crested newt! She does not know how it got in.