Trevor has over forty years’ experience of environmental assessment and management. He currently divides his time between writing and consultancy. He has led or undertaken numerous Environmental Impact Assessments for proposed developments both in the UK and overseas.
Trevor lives just outside Bath. He has been engaged in the protection of the environment for over 40 years. He was an environmental consultant at Nicholas Pearson Associates (www.npaconsult.co.uk), and writer, having published a number of books and articles on environmental issues.
The principal purpose of this website is to publicise the Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship, which he was awarded in 2006, and to promote the work of the Trust to a wider audience.
He may be contacted at trevor.turpin(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)btinternet.com
He was elected to the Council of the former Institute of Environmental Assessment to represent corporate members in 1997 and served on the Technical Standards Committee of the successor Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment. He has lectured at a number of UK universities including the University of Bath where he was Director of Studies and a visiting lecturer on the MSc in Integrated Environmental Management and a lecturer on EIA on the MEng in the School of Architecture and Civil Engineering.
He is co-author, with Barbara Carroll, of the best selling Environmental Impact Assessment Handbook: A Practical Guide for Planners, Developers and Communities (Thomas Telford, 2009).