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Arboricultural consultancy

We are a professional arboricultural consultancy practice based in the North-West, but providing services throughout the UK. Our specialist advice and tree reports aim to help successfully progress your development proposal through the application process. From residential extensions to long distance power lines, our speciality is to provide realistic and achievable advice on tree protection and landscape enhancement in order to help you secure a planning approval.

We provide:

  • BS5837 tree surveys
  • AutoCAD plans
  • Arboricultural impact assessments
  • Arboricultural method statements
  • Tree protection plans
  • Tree planting plans
  • Supervision on construction sites
  • Risk assessment surveys
  • TPO advice

Dr Jennie Keighley

PhD MSc MArborA

Company Director and Principal Arboriculturist

Jennie has been working in arboricultural consultancy, specialising in planning and development, since 2015 and went on to set up her own company, Lakeland Tree Consultancy, in 2019. During this time she gained extensive experience of the planning sector, working alongside architects, planners and developers as both primary advisor on small schemes to operating as part of large, multi-disciplinary teams on major projects.

She is a qualified Lantra Professional Tree Inspector, a Professional member of the Arboricultural Association, holds an MSc in forest ecosystem management from the National School of Forestry at Newton Rigg and a doctorate in fungal ecology from Harper Adams University.

When she isn’t working, Jennie enjoys nothing more than being out on the Lakeland Fells with her dog.