CERSA provides environmental services including field evaluation and laboratory analysis. Staff have a range of experience in both terrestrial and marine projects for development, Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment. We can provide impartial, independent advice on a broad range of environmental issues.   CERSA has a particular expertise in survey and monitoring within the coastal zone, including inter-tidal areas. This includes ecological, geophysical and cultural heritage interests and the assessment of fluvial and coastal processes.

Example Projects:


  • Venice Lagoon
  • Las Perlas, Panama
  • Kenley Wind Farm, Fife
  • St Andrews Bay Fisheries
  • BUTEC Range, Applecross, Scotland


Contact Dr Richard Bates crb@st-andrews.ac.uk