OpenSpace is a specialist Ecological Consultancy and Conservation Contracting company. Our services cover a broad range of disciplines. OpenSpace can provide protected species surveys (bats, birds, great crested newts, reptiles, badgers, white-clawed crayfish, otters, etc.), botanical/habitat surveys (Phase 1 Habitat and Extended Phase 1 Habitat, National Vegetation Classfication (NVC), hedges, macrophytes (aquatic plants of lakes and rivers) and rare plants and bryophytes, etc.). We offer ecological assessments to support development planning, planning applications, and ecological mitigation.