Meet our team

Sophie Vines



BSc (Hons) MSc
01962 587200

Sophie joined CSA in 2021, bringing four years of prior field experience.

She regularly carries out protected species and habitat surveys, Biodiversity Net Gain calculations, Ecological Impact Assessments and Habitats Regulations Assessments for a wide range of projects which vary in scale and nature. Sophie has achieved a FISC Level 3 qualification for her botanical skills and is an accredited River Condition Assessment surveyor. She is actively working towards her protected species licences for great crested newt, dormice and bats. Sophie has particular interests in BNG, QGIS and riparian mammal surveys and mitigation. Sophie is a Qualifying member of CIEEM.