Environmental Services

Environmental Services

TopInfo Consulting staff have individually been concerned about the environmental condition for 50 or more years.  They have actively participated in the environmental area in Victoria and NSW for over 40 years and worked in an official capacity for about 25 years.  Some staff members have been members of the Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) and have actively worked towards conservation and preservation of the environment.  TopInfo Consulting staff take its environmental credentials seriously, but prefers to work within the business and political structure to achieve ‘the best environmental results possible’.

Twelve ApposlesEnvironmental skills include:

  • Environmental management plans and strategies for Government and the private sectors(e.g. Blue-green Algal management plans)
  • Irrigation development guidelines (e.g. supervision for new irrigation development and its impact on the environment),
  • Dry land and irrigation farm surveys (e.g. whole farm planning incorporating retention of existing and newer vegetation),
  • Facilitation of Statutory Planning Permits (e.g. negotiations with government on behalf of client),
  • Salinity management plans and monitoring (e.g. advice on how to best control salinity),
  • Advice on controlling soil erosion,
  • Undertake field day contribution and presentations (e.g. organising, speaking at or advertising tours and presentations),
  • Write scientific papers for inclusion to conferences,
  • Environmental water and what it means in the Australian context,
  • Strategic identification and advice on rectification of problem areas(e.g. soil erosion, toxic site remediation, 2011 (500x375)groundwater intrusion and contamination etc.),
  • Advice on Social Progress Indexes (SPI),
  • Fauna and Flora surveys,
  • The role of Total Protection Areas (TPA) and national parks,
  • Revegetation species selection advice for difficult situations,
  • Bio-banking and other methods to facilitate habitat and species protection,
  • Environmental caveats; how they work and can you make money from them?
  • Carbon credits; the rules and the returns,