Nancy has completed a BSc in zoology and an MSc in wetland science and conservation. She is particularly interested in ornithology, wetland restoration and beaver reintroduction projects. She has worked on a wide range of protected species surveys including dormice, great crested newts, reptiles and bats. She has also worked on water vole release projects, bat radio tracking and mist netting. She holds her great crested newt licence and is a qualifying member of CIEEM.