Clients References

Environmental impact assessment

EIA of Canal Seine Nord Europe

    Client: Voies Navigables de France
    Main contractor: Setec International
    Period: 2014-2015
    Our fees: › 50 000 €
Project type: Large-gauge European waterway - 106 km in length
Our mission: Impact assessment on ecological networks and bio-evaluation of protected species derogation (Cetti's warbler, common kingfisher, northern crested newt, fier salamander, red squirrel, common pipistrelle, european wildcat, etc.) using modelling. Our analysis outlined both favourable and adverse impacts related to the project.

EIA of biogas plant


    Client: CLER VERTS
    Main contractor: Ectare
    Period: 2016
    Our fees: ‹ 10 000 €
Project type: EIA of a Seveso-classified site
Mission: protocol implementation of long-term follow-up of both fauna and flora

Urban & Landscape planning

Urban planning and ecological networks

green and blue frame

    Client: Communauté d'Agglomération du Grand Nancy
    Partner: Elément 5 – Topos urbanisme
    Period: 2014-2016
    Our fees : 10 000 - 30 000 €
Mission: Functional diagnostic of ecological networks and impact assessment of future urban projects based on the EcoNet toolbox by SimOïko.

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  • Communauté Urbaine d'Alençon (SETEC environnement, 2014-2016)
  • Commune de Vence ( Elément 5, 2015)
  • Communauté de Communes du Loir (Elément 5, 2016)
  • Communauté de Communes de Beaune, Côte et Sud (Elément 5, 2016-2017)

Motorway upgrade: ecological transparency and fragmentation effects

Mitigation plan for motorway upgrade A16 between Wimille and Saint-Inglevert

    Client: Parc Naturel Régional des Caps et Marais d'Opale
    Partners : Setec International, Alpha Environnement
    Period: 2014-2016
    Our fees: 10 000 - 30 000 €
Mission: analysis of ecological continuities along a 11 km section of the A16 motorway using SimOïko digital simulation. Modelling of different measures to restore connectivities including identification of best locations for wildlife crossings. Creation of field protocols for monitoring the effectiveness of restoration measures .

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  • Vinci Autoroutes (assessment of fragmentation effects of a 130 km section of motorway A89, CERA Environnement, 2014).

Wildlife conservation programs

Functional diagnostic of ecological corridors for odonates


    Client: Parc Naturel Régional des Monts d'Ardèche
    Period: 2012
    Our fees: ‹10 000 €
Mission: The development of a protocol for mark/recapture study of odonates in the Plateau de Montselgues bog.

Understanding the interaction between land cover and functional connectivity of Phengaris alcon. Viability study and testing of action plans

    Client: Parc Naturel Régional des Monts d'Ardèche
    Period: 2014
    Our fees: 10 000 - 30 000 €
Mission: Refinement of the evaluation protocol for butterfly mobility developed by C. Turlure (Turlure 2011). Creation of the mark/recapture protocol for Phengaris alcon. Viability study of Phengaris alcon populations and of the predictive effects of different bog networks, simulated by SimOïko.

Biodiversity observatory and evaluation of public policies

Development of database and methodology for measuring the effectiveness of livestock protection aginst wolf predation

    Client: Ministère de l'agriculture, de l'agroalimentaire et de la forêt
    Period: 2015-2016
    Our fees :› 50 000 €
Mission: The design of a comprehensive database drawn from various sources and statistical analyses. Creation of web portal for accessing database and follow-up indicators.

Long-term monitoring of biodiversity for a Territorial Cluster for Economic cooperation, development of an all-taxa survey


    Client: Organic'Vallée
    Period: 2016
    Our fees:‹10 000 €
Mission: Creation of a protocol for fauna & flora surveying, creation of follow-up bio-indicators.


Potential of generalist predators in the biocontrol of olive fly and green aphid

    Client: Centre Technique Interprofessionnel des Fruits et Légumes
    Period: 2012-2014
    Our fees: 10 000 - 30 000 €
Mission: PCR-based gut-content analysis of generalist predators.

Similar references

  • CTIFL (2013-2015): Study of pollen and nectar diet of biological control agents.

Creation of tools for assessing ground beetle density for slug biocontrol

    Client: In Vivo Agrosolutions
    Period: 2013-2016
    Our fees: 30 000 € - 50 000 €
Mission: bibliographic analysis, implementation of a cooperative protocol for ground beetle sampling in situ (13 cooperatives ), field analysis and design of a diagnostic tool for assessing potential ground beetle density (modelling).