Botanæco has a strong academic background, including ongoing lecturing & PhD supervision, and is engaged in the advancement of modern thinking, methods & science in practical consultancy. This has had outlet in the preparation of technical reviews & methodologies, contributions to research, and the constant review & refinement of Botanæco's own practise. This ensures that clients can be confident of assessment of the full range of current & evolving possibilities before arrival at the best solution(s) for their situation.
Botanæco has particular expertise in the following areas:
Recent involvement in research has focused on deposition mitigation; palaeoecological approaches to the settlement & demise of the Norse in Greenland; and the conservation of peatlands. This experience keeps Botanæco in contact with the leading authorities & thinking with consequent benefits for clients. Specific examples are listed below:
A number of technical reviews have been prepared by Botanæco's Principal Botanist. These maintain Botanæco at the forefront of best practice with an understanding of the underlying evidence & principles. Clients can benefit from this through the delivery of well-founded advice & solutions. Examples are listed below: