Dr Lorna Shaw MCIEEM - Biological Records Officer
Lorna Shaw manages the Essex Wildlife Trust Biological Records Centre and represents Essex at the East of England records centre forum. She works within the Conservation team at the Trust, and deals with partnership agreements, database management, data collation, and planning and carrying out of practical survey work for the Trust. She is also a guest lecturer at Essex University and runs a number of Essex Wildlife Trust courses on biological recording and surveying.
Prior to joining Essex Wildlife Trust in 2010, Lorna completed a PhD on the ecology of urban birds at the University of Exeter's Centre for Ecology and Conservation in Cornwall, in collaboration with the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO).
Dana Knollova - Biological Records Assistant
Dana has worked for the Essex Wildlife Trust Biological Records Centre since April 2016 and prior to that for Essex Wildlife Trust's consultancy arm EECOS. Dana deals with data search enquiries for the Records Centre. Dana is currently on maternity leave, please contact Louise Bacon if you require a data search.
Louise Bacon - Biological Records Assistant (maternity cover)
Louise is covering data searches from Mid February 2017, whilst Dana Knollova is on maternity leave. Louise has extensive experience of working for Local Environmental Records Centres, having worked for CPERC and for other LERCs in the region on a freelance basis. Louise can be contacted via Louiseb2@essexwt.org.uk or on 07912 270232 if you would like a quote for a data search. Louise works 2.5 days per week.