Work Undertaken by Sandra at Farming and Conservation





  • 20 years experience of farming and agri-environment plans:
    ESA, CPS,
    RSS and SRDP.

  • Successful collaborative SRDP applications for six farms around New Cumnock in association with SWT and East Ayrshire Coalfield Initiative. 

  • S9 Grazed Woodland Pilot Project withfarmers to enhance woodland biodiversity by controlled livestock grazing.
  •  South of Scotland SSSI Lowland Raised Bog Project & Ditch Damming Contract. Co-ordination, survey, management for habitat restoration. Worked with farmers, forester and SNH.

  • Part of Environmental Impact Assessment team undertaking surveys, assessment and mitigation options for poultry house and quarry planning applications.