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We are hiring! Senior / Principal Ecologist

We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and talented Senior / Principal Ecologist to join our dynamic team. Working in our modern studio space in Manchester, you must be passionate about ecology and the environment. You will be responsible for leading, managing and delivering ecology projects across a diverse range of challenging and exciting […]

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Saving slow-worms in Somerset

Saving slow-worms – a protected species Urban Green’s Ecology team are down in Somerset this week, working on a site where a new supermarket is to be created on a re-developed industrial site in the town of Chard.  A crucial condition of planning permission being granted was that the small population of slow-worms were caught […]

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Arboriculturist or Tree Consultant?

I’ve always been proud of my role as an arboriculturist. Feeling a deep connection with nature and being able to help people using an intimate knowledge of such a niche subject has huge appeal and charm. At the same time, I have never been comfortable with the title ‘arboriculturist’ or the even more tongue tying ‘arboriculturalist’ […]

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Join our team: Senior Landscape Architect (12 month post)

We’re recruiting for a Senior Landscape Architect to join us in a 12 month post (maternity cover). As part of a busy team based in a modern studio space in the vibrant Ancoats area of Manchester, you will be responsible for leading, managing and delivering landscape architecture and design projects across a wide range of […]

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Urban Green Arboriculturist lands new role to launch RHS Bridgewater garden

It’s a goodbye this week as Josh Corbett, Arboricultural Consultant leaves us for pastures new. Josh has been presented with a really exciting opportunity to join the RHS team to help develop their new garden at RHS Bridgewater. The 62 hectare garden at Worsley Old Hall in Salford will be the largest gardening project in […]

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We’re dreaming of a white Christmas (and a green new year!)

Just a quick post to say thanks to all the great people we’ve worked with this year. We hope you have a happy and peaceful Christmas and we look forward to more wonderful things to come in 2018. Merry Christmas from all the team at Urban Green   PS. Like many others we’ve skipped the […]

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Planning Visualisations

To support your planning requirements, Urban Green provides photo realistic visualisations and mapping. VERIFIED VIEWS Often required as part of an LVIA or TVIA by a planning authority, verified views utilise survey and mapping data from agreed viewpoints. This gives a photomontage robustness and stands up to scrutiny during the planning process and ultimately at […]

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Vacancy – Senior/Principal Ecologist

We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and talented Senior or Principal Ecologist to join our dynamic team. Working in our modern studio space within the vibrant Ancoats area of Manchester, you must be passionate about ecology and the environment. You will be responsible for leading, managing and delivering ecology projects across a diverse […]

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New interactive tree trail for University of Manchester

Today sees the launch of a new interactive Tree Trail commissioned by the University of Manchester to encourage people to get outdoors and discover more about the trees around them. The project is led by the University’s Environmental Sustainability team and has been designed to inspire people to to learn something new about the trees […]

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Vacancy – Senior Landscape Architect

We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and talented Senior Landscape Architect to join our dynamic team. Working in our modern studio space within the vibrant Ancoats area of Manchester, you must be passionate about landscape and design. You will be responsible for leading, managing and delivering multidisciplinary landscape architecture and design projects across […]

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Urban Green continues to boost team

Manchester-based design and environmental consultancy Urban Green has appointed two arboricultural consultants Elisa Dore and Karen O’Shea to strengthen its busy and expanding team. The company recently moved to new premises in vibrant Ancoats Urban Village in response to its continued growth. Elisa Dore, formerly of Jacobs Engineering UK brings more than 15 years’ consultancy […]

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Choose Love Manchester

Please support this amazing event. All money raised will go to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. Inspired by the final line of the Tony Walsh poem at the Town Hall, “Choose Love Manchester” brings together some of the finest DJs in our fair city to pay respects to those lost, injured and otherwise affected by the […]

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