Burton Reid Associates

We are an Ecological consultancy and our work is our passion.

We have a mission: to work with people who share our values and who want to leave a legacy for future generations, those who really believe that we should leave the world in a better state than we found it.

If this sounds like you, then let’s try to make the world a better place together.


“As we rekindle our imagination, we discover our power to act. And that is the point at which we become unstoppable.”

George Monbiot, journalist and author

Our Mission

Burton Reid Associates are an ecological consultancy specialising in provision of high-quality ecological services, including biodiversity net gains, protected species surveys, ecological report writing and ecology related planning advice.

We can help you to navigate biodiversity net gains, including completion of the Defra Metric, advise on delivery of ecological matters at a local and strategic level and can support you to deliver on and off-site mitigation.

We have specialist experience in producing the supporting documentation to undertake ecological Habitat Regulations Assessments and are able to assist s Expert Witness at Public Inquiry. We work alongside our clients to provide a professional and seamless service that coordinates with other disciplines and ensures all ecological obligations are understood and achieved.

Our values

Consistency – We are consistent in our approach, and by continually evolving and upholding our core values we maintain high standards both professionally and ethically.

Responsibility – We take individual and collective responsibility for our actions, considering how these can benefit our colleagues, clients, community, and the environment.

Respect – We have mutual respect for individual opinions, personalities, strengths and skills. We will promote respect for the environment through our work.

Courage – We have the courage to act on our beliefs, trust in our abilities, step out of our comfort zones, ask for help, and to challenge when needed.

Determination – We are absolutely determined to succeed in delivering positive outcomes for people and planet by building a legacy founded on our core values.

Community – We know that working together creates a sense of belonging and being part of something bigger will lead to greater solutions and a better, healthier environment.

Dynamic – Our enthusiasm enables us to be innovative and adaptable. These new ways of working present new opportunities to see the bigger picture.

Inspirational – Leading by example, we endeavour to inspire and empower each other to be the positive change that is needed for all our futures.

Likeminded clients

At Burton Reid we are fortunate to work with a wide range of clients that, though diverse in background, all share a common belief in the value of that the protection and development of ecology and landscape brings to the environment we inhabit.

Some of our Clients

Registered Office

Suite 8, Buckfastleigh Business Centre
33 Chapel Street, Buckfastleigh
Devon, TQ11 0AB


Registered Office: 01364 701150
Email: hello@burtonreid.co.uk


© Burton Reid Associates 2019