Ecology

Water Technology provides expert ecological advice for environmental protection and enhancement.

Our work includes providing an understanding of the environmental values present, identify the threats to those values and deliver advice and recommend actions to mitigate impacts or enhance natural values.

Our experts work closely with other scientists and engineers across the company and have a good understanding of the other disciplines to improve ecological outcomes.

Detailed understanding of issues and recommend actions to solve the ecological challenges

We integrate our ecological services with other disciplines to provide accurate assessment and more holistic solutions.

Environmental consulting requires a real commitment to the belief that we can make a difference in the natural and built environment.

We provide an understanding of the environmental values present, identify the threats to those values and deliver advice and recommend actions to mitigate impacts or enhance natural values

Our understanding of sedimentology and the geomorphic processes at work within catchments helps us reveal valuable insights and make robust recommendations.

We provide expert insight into ecological systems and help clients manage these systems better.

Ecological solutions

  • Waterway and wetland condition and habitat assessment
  • Waterway Health Activity Plans
  • Aquatic plant mapping and management
  • Vegetation management plans, environmental risk assessments & environmental management plans
  • Monitoring program design and implementation
  • Crown land assessment and management
  • Revegetation design and costing
  • Coastal vegetation assessment and management
  • Post-fire and flood vegetation assessments
  • Pre-design flora and fauna assessment
  • Habitat creation and revegetation advice for constructed wetlands, riparian stability and rehabilitation, coastal protection and sand drift management
  • Community consultation
  • Ecological risk assessments
  • Flora and fauna input to environmental flow decisions and eco-hydraulics projects
  • Tree and plant health assessments.

Our expert approach to
ecological challenges

Investigate
the system

We view the ecological and environmental values holistically, considering their features and processes in the greater context of the surrounding landscape.

Analyse options
and predict results

We undertake flora, fauna or habitat surveys and tailor the right methods to answer the questions that are required.

Recommend a
management approach

When the environmental assets are identified, and the ecological processes are understood, we can recommend actions to protect or mitigate damage to those values.

At work across Australia

With offices throughout the country, our team brings a
national perspective to local challenges.

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