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John has a strong conservation science background having completed a BSc and MSc in Conservation Biology / Conservation Science and Policy.

Prior to joining BART, John took on a role as an Environmental Officer for a water utilities company in Kent carrying out ecological and habitat surveys, water quality surveys, GIS report writing, habitat restoration and creating opportunities for nature conservation through biodiversity enhancement. Before this, he worked as a Coast and Countryside Ranger in west Cornwall developing nature-based solutions to land and coastal management; as well as creating opportunities for community engagement and volunteer programmes.

John has joined the team as a Project Assistant at BART looking to further develop habitat restoration and enhancement opportunities within the Trust as he is driven by a passion to protect our natural world.