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Biosis moves offices in Newcastle due to growth of our team

Posted on January 25th, 2017 · Posted in Biosis Announcements

The sustained growth of our Newcastle office has resulted in the relocation of the Biosis  office to new premises in Wickham.  Since the acquisition of Ecotone Ecological Consultants in 2014,.. read more

Biosis leads community surveys for the Wadalba Wildlife Corridor

Posted on December 9th, 2016 · Posted in Industry News

The corridor, owned by Central Coast Council, is located on the NSW Central Coast.  The corridor is a patch of retained native vegetation and fauna habitat that functions as a.. read more

Biosis Cultural Heritage Information Sessions 2016

Posted on October 7th, 2016 · Posted in Uncategorized

Changes to Victoria’s Cultural Heritage Legislation: Amendments to Aboriginal Heritage Act 2006 and Regulations 2007 Biosis, in partnership with stakeholders, are running information sessions on recent changes to Victoria’s Aboriginal.. read more

Congratulations to Robert Baird.

Posted on August 4th, 2016 · Posted in Industry News

Congratulations to our own Robert Baird! Centropus bairdi, a recently discovered Pleistocene-aged, large predatory ground-dwelling cuckoo from southern Australia has been named after our director for his tireless assistance and.. read more

Aboriginal Cultural Heritage: Time to Reflect

Posted on June 16th, 2016 · Posted in Uncategorized

In 2006, the Victorian Parliament passed a major piece of legislation which strengthened protection of Aboriginal cultural heritage and ensured broader compliance with protection measures. The Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Act.. read more

The Horsburgh Drive Grassland

Posted on September 28th, 2015 · Posted in Case Studies, Industry News

The 4.4 ha Horsburgh Drive Grassland Reserve in Altona was established to a protect a large population of the critically endangered Golden Sun-moth and the critically endangered Natural Temperate Grassland.. read more

Resource Management with Remotely Sensed Data

Posted on September 21st, 2015 · Posted in Industry News

Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) is a survey technique that uses airborne laser scanners to produce highly detailed 3d representations of large areas of land.  LiDAR data can be analysed.. read more

Significant Ground Disturbance – Significant Headache

Posted on September 18th, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

It has now been nine years since the passing of the Aboriginal Heritage Act 2006, and eight years since the Aboriginal Heritage Regulations 2007. However, one widely discussed and employed.. read more

Vegetation Offsetting and the use of New Technology in Ecological Investigations

Posted on July 30th, 2015 · Posted in Events, Industry News

Nathan Garvey, Senior Consultant Ecologist in our Wollongong office, is presenting a workshop and papers at two important New South Wales conferences in July 2015. Nathan will be running a.. read more

Heritage Information Sessions a Great Success

Posted on July 6th, 2015 · Posted in Events

The Biosis Heritage Team has now completed an intense seminar program across the state of Victoria.  Over 400 people participated in the 12 sessions, with several conducted in Melbourne, and.. read more