Jonathon joined DCE in May 2016. As well as working for various other ecological consultancies, he previously set up and managed outdoor activity projects for disabled people.
Jonathon has MSc (with distinction) in Environmental Conservation Management from University of South Wales and BSc (Hons) Zoology from Cardiff University. He is a licence bat worker in Wales and is also experienced at undertaking extended phase one habitat surveys, as well as surveys for great crested newt, breeding birds and reptiles.
Jonathon has an interest in a wide range of different plant and animal groups, including lepidoptera, lichens and grassland plants. He has been treasurer of Cardiff Bat group since 2011.