Countryside conservation is at the heart of our business and we aim to improve, protect and enhance using specialist techniques and skills. Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is an approach to development that aims to leave the natural environment in a measurably better state. From 12th February 2024 new Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) measures have come into effect for new developments. The Conservefor team are on hand to work with developers, including wind farms and solar farms, to offer ecological enhancements to a site. These can include seeding of grassland, wetland features, habitat creations, hedgerows and much more.

As a conservation contractor we offer a wide range of services including:- wetland creation, riverbank protection and reinstatement, heather moorland management, tree planting/hedge planting, reptile management. We have extensive heather restoration and management experience gained over many years.

The Conservefor team are on hand to design and implement and can offer advice and support on your project.

What we offer

  • Moorland and Habitat Management

    Specialist moorland and peatland restoration contractor for heather restoration, grip blocking, bare peat restoration, sphagnum, moorland management.

  • Reptile Fencing

    Conservefor is the leading newt and reptile fencing contractors, our specialist trained team offer professional, high quality installation for all type of amphibian fencing projects.

  • Land, Estate and Woodland Management

    Highly experienced team, well trained staff and bespoke plant and equipment allow us to implement all aspects of countryside work from tree planning, hedge planting, heather moorland management to bracken control.

  • Environmental Engineering

    Conservefor are contractors offering specialist civil and environmental expertise for all types of projects within sensitive areas such as National Parks, National Nature Reserves, peat moorland and rural locations across the UK

  • Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) Solutions

    We work with land agents and renewable energy development companies to implement new BNG measures. We can design and implement plans to enhance your site. Examples of Conservefor’s success in this area include our award winning work on Hyndburn Wind Farm – North West regional winner for sustainability.