Welcome to Lockhart Garratt – Environmental Planning & Forestry Consultants

As one of England’s leading environmental and ecological planning and forestry consultancies, Lockhart Garratt has a unique combination of experience in arboriculture, ecology, forestry, woodland management, landscape planning and mineral & waste restoration. Our innovative approach to ecology and forestry has resulted in a diverse client base including estate owners, local councils, golf courses, schools, universities, planning teams, developers, architects and government organisations. What they all have in common is an appreciation of our expertise and problem solving skills. So, whether you have a one-off question or wish to develop a long-term relationship with a team of trusted environmental professionals – Lockhart Garratt is here to deliver for you..

Welcome to Lockhart Garratt

Our Environmental Planning & Forestry Services

Arboriculture

  • Trees & Development
  • Tree Risk Management
  • Trees & the Law
  • Expert Witness

Ecology

  • Habitat & Species Surveys and Licensing
  • Habitat Creation, Restoration and Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA)

Forestry & Woodland Management

  • Forestry Management Advice
  • Operational Management
  • Timber Sales
  • Grant Applications
  • New Woodland Design
  • Carbon
  • Woodland Evaluation

Landscape & Green Infrastructure

  • Landscape & Visual Impact Assessment
  • Landscape Design & Specification
  • Landscape Management Plans
  • Green Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Expert Witness

Minerals & Waste Restoration

  • Planning Rationalisation & Stakeholder Liaison
  • Land Survey & Management Planning
  • Cost Engineered Landscape & Habitat Design
  • Soil Survey & Advice
  • Restoration & Aftercare Management Plan (RAMP)
  • Implementation Management & Clerk of Works

Arboriculture

  • Trees & Development
  • Tree Risk Management
  • Expert Witness
  • Trees & the Law
  • Tree Protection & Management

Ecology

  • Habitat & Species Surveys and Licensing
  • Habitat Creation, Restoration and Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Ecological Impact Assess

Forestry & Woodland Management

  • Forestry Management Advice
  • Timber Sales
  • Grant Applications
  • New Woodland Design

Landscape & Green Infrastructure

  • Landscape & Visual Impact Assessment
  • Landscape Design & Specification
  • Landscape Management Plans
  • Green Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Expert Witness

Minerals & Waste Restoration

  • Planning Rationalisation & Stakeholder Liaison
  • Land Survey & Management Planning
  • Cost Engineered Landscape & Habitat Design
  • Implementation Management & Clerk of Works ipad

Arboriculture

  • Trees & Development
  • Tree Risk Management
  • Expert Witness
  • Trees & the Law
  • Tree Protection & Management

Ecology

  • Habitat & Species Surveys and Licensing
  • Habitat Creation, Restoration and Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Ecological Impact Assess

Forestry & Woodland Management

  • Forestry Management Advice
  • Timber Sales
  • Grant Applications
  • New Woodland Design

Landscape & Green Infrastructure

  • Landscape & Visual Impact Assessment
  • Landscape Design & Specification
  • Landscape Management Plans
  • Green Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Expert Witness

Minerals & Waste Restoration

  • Planning Rationalisation & Stakeholder Liaison
  • Land Survey & Management Planning
  • Cost Engineered Landscape & Habitat Design
  • Implementation Management & Clerk of Works

Meet our team of arboriculture, ecology, forestry and landscape experts

Lockhart Garratt was established in 1998. Since then it has developed into one of England’s leading independent consultancies. We provide expert, high-quality professional advice with a focus on relationships. In our case, this relates to trees, ecology, woodland, forestry, landscaping and green infrastructure. Servicing our clients across the UK, we are based in 2 offices – Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire.

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meet the team

Lockhart Garratt was established in 1998. Since then it has developed into one of England’s leading independent consultancies. We provide expert, high quality professional advice with a focus. In our case this relates to all matters relating to trees, ecology, woodland, forestry, landscaping and green infrastructure. Servicing our clients across the UK, we are based in 2 offices – Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire.

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Projects

Disused naturist park gets new lease of life

Disused naturist park gets new lease of life

Baseline Assessment and Implementation of a Tree Risk Management Policy

Baseline Assessment and Implementation of a Tree Risk Management Policy

Woodland Creation and Sequestering Carbon

Woodland Creation and Sequestering Carbon

Timely Guidance on Soil Handling for Green Infrastructure Creation

Timely Guidance on Soil Handling for Green Infrastructure Creation

Badger Mitigation

Badger Mitigation

Alternative solutions to timber extraction

Alternative solutions to timber extraction

Corporate Woodland Holding “No budget? No problem!”

Corporate Woodland Holding “No budget? No problem!”

Integrated Soil & Land Management Advice Delivers Cost Effective Restoration

Integrated Soil & Land Management Advice Delivers Cost Effective Restoration

Rationalisation of Restoration Planning

Rationalisation of Restoration Planning

Cost Effective Land Management of a National Quarry Portfolio

Cost Effective Land Management of a National Quarry Portfolio

Practical Solutions to Soil Amelioration

Practical Solutions to Soil Amelioration

Maximised Funding for Woodland Creation

Maximised Funding for Woodland Creation

Straightforward Aftercare Sign Off

Straightforward Aftercare Sign Off

Thinking outside the box; could off-site mitigation offer a solution?

Thinking outside the box; could off-site mitigation offer a solution?

Comprehensive Aftercare Reporting

Comprehensive Aftercare Reporting

Getting to grips with your Tree and Woodland Challenges

Getting to grips with your Tree and Woodland Challenges

Effective Resilient Screening on a Budget

Effective Resilient Screening on a Budget

Water Balancing Scheme and Open Space Delivery

Water Balancing Scheme and Open Space Delivery

Green Infrastructure Study

Green Infrastructure Study

Landscape Character Assessment

Landscape Character Assessment

LVIA, Landscaping Scheme & Green Infrastructure Supporting Statement

LVIA, Landscaping Scheme & Green Infrastructure Supporting Statement

Landscape & Visual Impact Assessment

Landscape & Visual Impact Assessment

Visual Impact Assessment

Visual Impact Assessment

Effective Woodland Management

Effective Woodland Management

Woodland Management Support

Woodland Management Support

Woodland Design & Implementation

Woodland Design & Implementation

Ancient Woodland in the Chilterns

Ancient Woodland in the Chilterns

Ecological Scope of Works to Support Redevelopment of Vehicle Depot

Ecological Scope of Works to Support Redevelopment of Vehicle Depot

Ecological Support for Expansion of New School

Ecological Support for Expansion of New School

Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey to Support Expansion of Existing School

Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey to Support Expansion of Existing School

Bat Survey of SSSI

Bat Survey of SSSI

Research

Research

Design for Local Government

Design for Local Government

Development of Interpretation Signage

Development of Interpretation Signage

Interpretation Signage

Interpretation Signage

Parkland Inventory

Parkland Inventory

Tree Risk Management Survey & Policy

Tree Risk Management Survey & Policy

Avenue Management Plan

Avenue Management Plan

Upcoming Events

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