Biodiversity and nature

Helping clients worldwide protect and restore nature by achieving strategic biodiversity ambitions and delivering nature-based solutions.

RFI brand photoshoot in Espoo, Finland. Two Environmental Specialist checking an iPad in a forest, Nuuksio National Park, Finland.

Advancing biodiversity and climate action

Biodiversity supports everything in the environment we need to survive. We help clients halt and reverse nature loss, going beyond limiting damage to creating a positive impact.

Our certified ecologists, conservation biologists, ecotoxicologists, and environmental economists are nature positive specialists. We partner with business and policy makers to solve one of the world’s toughest challenges: biodiversity loss.

Our cutting-edge tools provide transparent and accurate evaluations of biodiversity and natural capital. With them, we help quantify risks, benefits, and opportunities across value chains for nature positive actions and nature-based solutions.

Our services include:

  • Biodiversity strategy and science-based targets for nature
  • Biodiversity net gain for development
  • Biodiversity for international finance
  • Corporate sustainability reporting for biodiversity and ecosystems
  • Ecological surveys and assessments
  • Marine ecosystems and coastal resilience
  • Natural capital assessments and accounting
  • Nature-based solutions and restoration
  • Nature risks in value chains, operations, and portfolios
  • Pollution and ecological risk assessment
  • Regenerative design for buildings and landscapes
  • Sustainable remediation and restoration

Related Projects

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  • Redeveloping land for data centre boom

    Our engineering and environmental teams helped gain planning consent for Langley Business Park in west of London, while increasing site value and addressing local development objectives.

  • Electric grid delivering conservation gains

    To facilitate a build-out of energy infrastructure that does not put sensitive species and habitats at risk, Ramboll partnered with Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) to protect local wildlife in the Lairg-Loch Buidhe transmission reinforcement project.

    Black-throated Diver sitting on a nest; Shutterstock ID 1099838564; purchase_order: Nathalie Parry
  • Ecosystem services in PPP regulations

    Embedding ecosystem services in plant protection product (PPP) regulations. Providing a decision-making framework to drive sustainable herbicide use in crop production - to balance protection of crops and beneficial plants and control weeds detrimental to food production.

Our people

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  • Samantha Deacon

    Principal – Ecosystem Solutions

    +44 7740 162333

  • Mary T. Sorensen


    +1 678-388-1647

  • John Miragliotta

    Managing Principal Impact Assessment Asia Pacific Region

    +61 409 090 362