Environmental Impact Assessment

Tralee Bay, photo by Róisín Nash

BEC Consultants staff are experienced and qualified to contribute to Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) through undertaking the Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA).  BEC Consultants staff have carried out EcIAs and prepared Flora and Fauna chapters for inclusion in Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) in relation to numerous projects in terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments around Ireland. Projects completed include:

  • Offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea, Co. Dublin,
  • Marine mammal assessment for Dalkey Island pier restoration, Co. Dublin,
  • Preliminary ecological assessments for Galway City Outer Bypass, Co. Galway,
  • Baseline survey for the Royal Canal shared walking-cycling path, Cos Dublin and Kildare,
  • Ecological assessment of developments on the Grand Canal at Naas, Sallins and Robertstown, Co. Kildare.