Chris joined the Land Management team shortly after completing his MSc in Wildlife and Landscape Management. Since then he has applied this to the work he’s done for EMEC and gained experience in the management and creation of grassland, woodland and aquatic habitats, the surveying and managing of protected species, the controlling of invasive non-native species, the installation of site structures such as fencing and gates, and the construction and repairs of footpaths and boardwalks.

He has dedicated skills within the field of arboriculture including holding the LANTRA Professional Tree Inspection Award, and holds qualified Technician grade membership of the Arboricultural Association.

His additional relevant qualifications include NPTC Level 2 Award in Chainsaws, Brushcutters, Tree Climbing and Rescue and SSSTS certification.