DPM Envirosciences maintains a strong reputation for delivering environmental consulting projects on time and to the highest quality standard.
This often requires collaboration with like-minded environmental scientists, planners and project managers that complement and strengthen our service offering. This allows DPM Envirosciences to assemble a ‘best for project’ team, drawing upon the collective experience of talented individuals with a proven track record and corresponding reputation for quality.
Aaron Jenkin – Aquatica Environmental
Aquatica Environmental (Aquatica) is a Victorian based ecological and environmental consulting firm specialising in the study and management of marine, estuarine and freshwater aquatic ecosystems, biota and habitats. Aquatica was established in 2014 by Principal Ecologist, Aaron Jenkin, bringing over 13 years’ experience in aquatic sciences, aquaculture and project management and eight years in NRM consulting. Aquatica provides services to waterway managers in the resources, offshore oil and gas, linear infrastructure, wastewater, government and defence sectors as well as maintaining a strong collaborative network of technical specialists to deliver positive project outcomes for large and multidisciplinary projects.
Ben Nottidge – GreenLeaf Ecology
GreenLeaf Ecology is a Queensland based ecological consultancy with a focus on terrestrial fauna ecology. Greenleaf Ecology is operated by Ben Nottidge, an ecologist with over 10 years research and field survey experience. Ben has comprehensive knowledge of the ecology, biology and identification of Queensland flora and fauna communities. He completed his First Class Honours thesis on the health and dispersal patterns of translocated and rehabilitated koalas using radio-telemetry. Ben has conducted numerous and varied ecological assessments and surveys across a broad spectrum of projects and environments including wildlife population management, wildlife radio telemetry, targeted threatened species surveys and management, habitat assessment and mapping. This experience has also enabled Ben to become intimately familiar with the relevant regulatory frameworks, assessment processes and requirements.
Melody Stoneham – Gaia Environmental Consulting
Gaia Environmental Consulting is a Queensland based environmental consultancy with a focus on terrestrial ecology and aims to promote a balance between development and the conservation of natural living systems. The principal consultant, Melody Stoneham, has a comprehensive knowledge of relevant planning and environmental legislation across Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria and a wide range of experience in resource projects, transport infrastructure, residential development, pipelines, master planning and ecotourism. Melody has a broad base of skills and experience in vegetation assessment, fauna survey, bushfire hazard assessment and ecological management as well as a proven track record in environmental impact assessment.
Dr Terry Walker – AquaSci
AquaSci is a Tasmanian based environmental and ecological consultancy specialising in water and sediment quality, environmental monitoring, catchment management, macroinvertebrate taxonomy, and algal and cyanobacterial management. AquaSci was established in 2014 by Principal Consultant Dr Terry Walker, bringing over 20 years’ experience in water science and aquatic ecology. Terry has worked with a wide range of water managers, industry and community members during this time, on a diversity of projects. This includes projects relating to gas pipelines, mining, water authorities (wastewater and drinking water), aquaculture, government, Defence and power. Terry also worked as a senior science teacher and as a biologist in Antarctica. Terry is also entering his fifth year as an Australian Water Association Tasmania Committee member.