News

19
Jul

Life next to Brisbane’s busiest roads

Over the past 18 months, Ausecology has been working with Lendlease on the Gateway Upgrade North project and the Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade, both in Brisbane. Ausecology undertook the pre-clearance ecology surveys for both projects and has been providing fauna spotter catcher services during the construction works. During this 18 month period, the Ausecology fauna spotter catcher team has encountered

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9
May

Dam offsets

Ausecology has been awarded a three year contract by SEQWater to undertake the implementation of the Wyaralong Dam and the Wivenhoe Dam offset management plans. As specialists in providing offset management and planning services, Ausecology is managing these offsets to meet the approval conditions set by the Coordinator-General and the Commonwealth Government. The Project aims to achieve remnant status across the site

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24
Mar

Increasing the natural population of Acacia pedleyi

Ausecology welcomed the rain after the planting of Acacia pedleyi on a biodiversity offset property  for Origin Energy.  A. pedleyi (listed as vulnerable under the Queensland Nature Conservation Act) is endemic to the Callide and Calliope ranges. It generally grows in open eucalypt forest or woodlands and its known distribution is very limited. Ausecology has undertaken population surveys, collected the seed, propagated and planted

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2
Mar

Taking weed surveys to new heights

Conducted aerial weed surveys to quantify the extent and severity of threatening processes across complex and restricted-access terrain and to rapidly and accurately map weed densities and deploy restoration crews in the most efficient manner possible. GIS refinement of high, medium and low priority work areas and establishment of drone photo monitoring points.

2
Mar

Biodiversity offset management

Biodiversity offset management Environmental project delivery company, Ausecology Pty Ltd, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a five year contract with Origin Energy Resources Limited (Origin) to deliver all field management activities for Origin’s existing biodiversity offset sites in Queensland. Ausecology has been working with Origin for the last two years and the new long-term contract is

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