Project Experience

 Ecological Risk Assessment

Risk assessment for the discharge from the Tynong quarry to Ararat Creek and Western Port Bay, Victoria Australia

Risk assessment for leachate from the Trafalgar landfill to Moe and Latrobe Rivers

Risk assessment for the discharge from Kilmore wastewater treatment plant to Kilmore Creek and downstream systems.

Risk assessment for potential groundwater extraction to streams in the Goulburn-Broken catchment area.

Risk assessment of the impact of discharges from Hazelwood power station cooling pond to the Morwell River.

Risk assessment and monitoring plan for Victoria Park Lake, Shepparton, Victoria.

Environmental Impact Assessment

Assessment of the impact of environmental watering of the Koondrook- Perricoota forest to aquatic ecosystems in the forest and downstream, including the modelling and assessment of risk from blackwater events.

Assessment of the impact of the redevelopment of the Fitzroy River crossing to the EPBC listed endangered freshwater sawfish Pristis microdon.

Assessment of the potential impact of groundwater extraction on the ecology of the freshwater and estuarine sections of the Nambucca River, New South Wales.

Assessment of the impact of the operation of the Murrumbidgee to Googong water supply pipeline on Burra Creek, ACT.

Preliminary assessment of the impacts of construction of the North Yarra Sewage Main on the Yarra River.

Assessment of the impact of milk processing plant effluents on Tannery Creek and the Curdies River, Victoria.

Assessment and monitoring of the impacts of effluents from three  Waste Management Facilities  on the Goulburn River.

Assessment of the biological impacts of contaminated groundwater from a historical industrial site adjacent to Kororoit Creek, Victoria.

Assessment of the impact of snowmaking infrastructure and operations on the ecology of Mt Buller, Victoria.

 

Environmental Flows Studies

Establishment and design of the Integrated Flow Management Program at the Mekong River Commission.

Development of the environmental flows study for the Agno River, downstream of the Ambuklao Dam, Philippines.

Assessment of the potential impact of groundwater extraction on environmental flows in the Mulgrave River, Queensland.

Design and conduct of surveys and monitoring programs for chemical water quality, macroinvertebrates  and river health

Development and implementation of a river health monitoring program for the lower Mekong River.

Management of the revision of the chemical water quality monitoring program for the lower Mekong River.

Monitoring  the water quality and river health impacts of waste treatment facility effluents on the Goulburn River, Victoria.

Monitoring the chemical water quality and river health impacts of quarry effluents on Lilydale Creek, Victoria.

Data analysis and interpretation

Analysis and interpretation of the sampling data from a survey of freshwater invertebrates in  mound springs of the Great Artesian Basin collected in 2008.

Review of the origin, fate and dispersion of toxicants in the Lower Yarra River.

Analysis of the changes in aquatic invertebrate assemblages in streams in the Anglesea River Basin over a five year period.

Analysis of water quality and water quality trends in the Wingecarribee River based on monitoring data collected by the mine operators.