Simon Clarke

Simon Clarke

Senior consultant, WRC

Simon Clarke is a Senior Consultant within WRc's Catchment Management Team. He has 28 years’ experience in Environmental consultancy during which he has been responsible for directing and managing a broad range of strategic regulatory projects including WFD policy projects for the European Commission DG Environment, work for the Scottish Government on the implementation of River Basin Management plans in Scotland, directing catchment studies for water companies and UKWIR, supporting the UK Environment Agency in its Habitats Directive and Water Framework Directive (WFD) implementation and developing water cycle studies for County Councils. He has lead numerous specific integrated catchment studies that have involved the assessment of the impact of key drivers and pressures on water resources and water quality. He has worked with Rivers Trusts, Wildlife Trusts and Catchment Partnerships to help them to explore opportunities to gain financial support through direct funding of projects or through the development of Payments for Ecosystem Services schemes.


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