Sophie Vines

BSc (Hons) MSc

Assistant Ecologist

Sophie joined CSA’s Winchester office in March 2021, having gained previous experience of reptile, bat and water vole surveys and reptile translocations from seasonal field work over the preceding four years. While studying for a BSc in Zoology, Sophie developed an interest in small mammals and completed her dissertation on water vole conservation. She is working towards her protected species licences for dormice and bats and is currently studying for a QGIS qualification, as well as actively developing her botany skills.