Martyn Owen

Martyn, our Shropshire based ecological consultant, is an ecologist, ornithologist and environmental scientist with over 15 years’ professional experience.

During this time Martyn has developed a broad ecological knowledge base with particular expertise in avian survey design, implementation, data analysis and assessment. He has extensive experience in the energy sector in the UK and further afield, having managed or undertaken ecological/ornithological surveys and assessments in relation to more than 60 proposed wind farms as well as proposed coal-fired, CCGT and other related developments.

Martyn is an experienced and well-respected ornithologist, implementing the knowledge he has gained through his lifelong passion for birds in his roles within the Shropshire Ornithological Society (County Recorder, Annual Report editor and Conservation Committee member). He has completed numerous professional surveys throughout Europe and further afield, including wader surveys for the RSPB in Ukraine, flora and fauna monitoring work in Italy and Russia, and large carnivore monitoring in Estonia.