Call James on 07973 796 406 for further information
James Gillies Land Management
Call James on 07973 796 406 for further information
Day 4 Wildlife Pond Creation Project - Part 2 - VLOG

End of Day 4 progress on the wildlife pond in Bedfordshire James talks us through the progress at the end of week one of this wildlife pond project. For more on wildlife creation projects please contact

Day 4 Wildlife Pond Creation Project - VLOG

Day 4 of the ongoing wildlife creation project. James talks us through his early morning onsite. Update on the wildlife creation project in Bedfordshire, creating habitat for fish, birds, mammals and invertebrates. For more information on ponds and wildlife projects contact

Day 3 Wildlife Pond Creation Project - VLOG

James Gillies talks us through the progress on his Bedfordshire Wildlife Pond Project

Day 2 Wildlife Pond Creation Project - VLOG

Day two of James's wildlife pond creation project located near Bedford. James talks us through day two progress and how he decides how to create the pond, the essential equipment used. For more on wildlife creation projects contact

Day 1 Wildlife Pond Creation Project - VLOG

James talks us though the first day of the wildlife pond creation project, how the project is set up and the equipment used. This daily volg of the project will help better understand the work in creating a wildlife wetland space. For more information on wildlife initiatives and how James can help you email

What Does Drone Footage Look Like in a Land Management Context

Using drones and analysing drone footage is the best and fastest way for us to now survey and easily diagnose land management issues. Using drones saves time and money and enables us to quickly pinpoint any issues, survey inaccessible areas and to povide surveys of land and farm buildings. We also use drones to do […]

Buying your Country Property

Buying your country property can be a big step into the unknown. Not only do you now have a house to look after, with all its unknown quirks that you’ll only discover gradually over the years, but also land that doesn’t look after itself in any tidy shape or form. And how quickly do grass […]

Wildlife Pond Overflow Vlog

Perfectly working pond overflow on a wildlife pond we created last year. The pond is working perfectly, the inlet and overflow ensures the pond levels are kept so that the pond works exactly as designed and the banks don't become water-logged. For consultation and pond creation please contact James

Dry Stone Walls for Habitats - Vlog March 2020

James's thoughts on a walk in the countryside - thinking about the maintenance and habitat potential in dry stone walls. If you have a topic you'd like James to chat through, advise on or do a blog/ vlog about - please get in contact

Land Management Questions - Re-Wilding VLOG

This week I was asked by a client with a small farm about the posibility of 're-wilding' - the short answer is re-wilding is only effective on a large scale. James explains more here... Contact to discuss your land plans, big or small!

Practical Woodland Planting Advice

We are right in the middle of the tree planting season - it's shaping up to be a busy later end of the season now that we are at last getting some frost and hopefully less rain! With a bit of luck the ground will dry out now and we can crack on; planting into […]

New Woodland Funding for 2020 - VLOG

There has been publication of new funding for small woodlands in 2020... James tells us more here. For more information on woodland funding - and project creation in general contact James to discuss how we can help you create a biodiverse habitat for wildlife whilst not needing to meet the financial obligations!

Creating a Wildlife Habitat - Field Margins

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