Archive for the 'news' Category

11 Biosis ecologists awarded BAM accreditation

Posted on August 13th, 2018 · Posted in Announcements, Legislation, New South Wales, news

The Biosis ecology team now has 11 accredited Biodiversity Assessment Method (BAM) assessors (registered by the Office of Environment and Heritage) and two pending their accreditation certification, making us one.. read more

Contracts awarded for the groundbreaking Nimmie-Caira regeneration project

Posted on June 8th, 2018 · Posted in Case Studies, New South Wales, news

On 29 May 2018, the NSW and Commonwealth governments made a groundbreaking announcement about the future management of the Nimmie-Caira property on the lower Murrumbidgee River Floodplains of south-western NSW… read more

Zoologist Kayla Asplet presenting at the 2018 Australasian Bat Society Conference

Posted on April 13th, 2018 · Posted in Conferences, New South Wales, news, Species & Communities of Interest

Biosis zoologist Kayla Asplet had the opportunity to showcase her research at the recent Australasian Bat Society Conference, held at Western Sydney University. Kayla, from our Wollongong office, presented her.. read more

Ecology and heritage advice for the Puffing Billy Railway

Posted on January 29th, 2018 · Posted in Case Studies, news, Victoria

The Biosis ecology and heritage teams recently had the pleasure of assisting an iconic Victorian tourist attraction, the Puffing Billy Railway. Opened in 1900 as the rail connection between Upper.. read more

Important changes to the Victorian Native Vegetation Removal Regulations

Posted on December 21st, 2017 · Posted in Announcements, Legislation, news, Regulations, Victoria

  After a long consultation process, the Victorian Government has made changes to the native vegetation removal regulations. These changes were gazetted on 12 December 2017 and take immediate effect… read more

Biosis heritage advisors present at the 2017 EIANZ Conference and the University of Otago

Posted on November 23rd, 2017 · Posted in Events, news

Biosis senior heritage experts Kasey Robb and Dr Ilya Berelov crossed the ditch to present at the 2017 Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand (EIANZ) conference, held in Wellington… read more

Important changes to the Victorian Heritage Act

Posted on November 13th, 2017 · Posted in Announcements, Legislation, news, Victoria

An important legislative update for our clients operating in Victoria – are you aware of the recent changes to the Heritage Act? After two years of community and industry consultation,.. read more

Biosis leads community surveys for the Wadalba Wildlife Corridor

Posted on December 9th, 2016 · Posted in news, Twitter

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

Congratulations to Robert Baird.

Posted on August 4th, 2016 · Posted in news, Twitter

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

The Horsburgh Drive Grassland

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