environmental & ecological services
MERC provides ecological consultancy services and advice to clients in Ireland, Europe and globally. We specialise in the survey, mapping and assessment of marine, freshwater and terrestrial habitats. MERC comprises a team of professional and highly experienced natural scientists with a cumulative experience of approximately 50 years of research and survey experience.
Recent MERC Projects

In 2011 MERC joined forces with the Irish Whale and Dolphin group and ANIAR Ecology to form “Marine Energy Environmental Research” (MEER). The aim of MEER is to focus on the research gaps and knowledge needs required for the development of the wave energy industry in Ireland, while ensuring the favourable conservation status of marine habitats and species. Read more>>

Ecological site investigation of the proposed Wave Energy Test Site off Annagh Head Co. Mayo. Read more>>