Resource Group Manager and Senior Consultant Ecologist, Newcastle
Certified Environmental Practitioner (CEnvP)
Accredited BioBanking Assessor
Transport for New South Wales Subject Matter Expert (Ecology)
Environment Institute of Australian and New Zealand (EIANZ)
Ecological Consultants Association of NSW (ECANSW)
Australasian Bat Society (ABS)
Nathan is the Resource Group Manager and Senior Consultant Ecologist in our Newcastle office and has more than a decade’s experience in ecology and impact assessment. Nathan exemplifies the true ‘well-rounded’ consultant through his integration of ecological expertise, legislative understanding and a strong focus on delivery for our clients.
Nathan’s technical expertise is well regarded throughout NSW with several of his reports receiving high acclaim from state regulators. His ecological knowledge has been endorsed by the industry as a Certified Environmental Practitioner, Accredited BioBanking Assessor and as a Transport for New South Wales Subject Matter Expert in ecology.
Leading specialist teams on a wide variety of projects in NSW, Victoria and the ACT, Nathan has a thorough understanding of how to deliver complex projects. He is well versed in project methodology and design as well as having in depth knowledge of NSW and Commonwealth legislation. He is an accredited BioBanking assessor with a reputation as the ‘go-to’ consultant for offset solutions.
Our client’s will attest to Nathan’s aptitude for understanding their business imperative. They appreciate his clear and well considered advice. His capacity to design innovative assessment methodologies and new approaches, frequently result in achieving the client’s outcomes together with time and cost efficiencies. This capacity can be highlighted by Nathan’s development of a LiDAR assessment methodology to improve spatial modelling of upland swamp distribution on the Woronora plateau. This method has improved the accuracy of swamp distribution modelling, reducing field effort, and enabling desktop-based ‘what if’ impact scenarios to be applied with increased confidence.
Nathan combines an innovative approach with sound processes which includes working closely with clients to identify and resolve issues in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Biosis clients benefit from Nathan’s expertise, innovative thinking and positive working relationships.
- Aaron Harvey, Director – Consulting Services
- Aaron Troy, Melbourne
- Ben Howells, Melbourne
- Ian Smales, Melbourne
- Dr Ilya Berelov, Melbourne
- Jane Raithby-Veall (nee Murray), Sydney
- Mark Venosta, Melbourne
- Matt Gibson, Ballarat
- Matt Looby, Wangaratta
- Nathan Garvey, Newcastle
- Robert Baird, Director – Operations