Meet the experts- Jeff Cargill
Wednesday, 27 July, 2022
Driven by inspiring the next generation of ecologists through the building of a nurturing environment at Eco Logical Australia (ELA), Jeff is a lover of a clean data set and the surprising nature of environmental projects. He loves his job, both the big and small elements, from taking a broad strategic approach to investigate ecosystem interactions to examining the micro anther of a tiny plant. But what Jeff is most proud of is the team at ELA and how far they have come in growing their expertise.
The mitigation hierarchy and avoidance under the NSW Biodiversity Conservation Act
Friday, 29 April, 2022
What new concepts in the NSW Biodiversity Act might mean for developers, our clients and how Eco Logical Australia can help.
Meet the experts – Frank Lemckert
Wednesday, 30 March, 2022
Get to know our nationally renowned frog expert Frank Lemckert who shares with us his passion for mentoring, Taylor Swift and that he was Australia's Dungeon and Dragon's champion in 1986!
Meet the experts - Lachlan Copeland
Monday, 24 January, 2022
Meet NSW's foremost Native Orchid expert Lachlan Copeland. With his new co-authored book 'Guide to Native Orchids of ACT and NSW' fresh off the press, we sat down with the orchid guru to chat about life as a botanist. Hear about how he makes a difference at ELA, his love for ABC news hour and what he loves most about working at ELA.
We’re celebrating 20 years of making a difference
Thursday, 9 December, 2021
From our humble beginnings to a national team of approachable experts, our people have always been the key to our success. Thank you to our team, clients and partners who've been on the ride with us, we could not have made it this far without you.
Meet the Experts - Dr. Pete Hancock, ELA’s very own Aquaman
Monday, 6 December, 2021
With ten years under his belt at ELA, Pete is one of the lucky few in the world who gets paid to swim for a living. Unlike professional athletes, this aquatic ecologist gets to jump into some of the most picturesque swimming holes across Australia and make a difference by sharing his genius.
Bushfire resilience in the Great Southern
Thursday, 2 December, 2021
We caught up with Stephen Moore, our bushfire management consultant in WA, to get the latest instalment on our important bushfire mitigation project ‘Building Resilience in the Great Southern’, which commenced in 2019.
Meet the experts – Dan’s desire to make a positive difference for our environment
Thursday, 4 November, 2021
Our Principal Environmental Consultant and Renewables Team Lead Dan Magdi, based in our Coffs Harbour office, helps clients navigate the complex world of environmental legislation including co-ordinating and facilitating environmental approvals for renewable energy projects. He’s been passionate about the natural world since he was a child and he’s driven by making a positive difference through the conservation of our natural environment.
Meet the experts – Sophie’s undeniable passion for Natural Resource Management
Tuesday, 28 September, 2021
Our Senior Environmental Consultant, Sophie Powrie has a keen eye for data – collecting gems of information from field surveys and conducting analysis to inform Natural Resource Management projects.
Sophie loves the collaborative nature of the work pooling stakeholder knowledge and expertise. She shares her top tip for clients working on Natural Resource Management climate change projects – be bold and be focused!
Her contribution to natural climate solutions is something she is extremely passionate about, helping restore ecosystems and providing quality, applied science across a wide range of projects.
Meet the experts – Michelle Frolich assists landowners to protect and conserve biodiversity
Friday, 3 September, 2021
With over 12 years of consulting experience, Michelle Frolich, a Senior Consultant and one of our Biodiversity Offset Specialists, is passionate about helping landowners achieve great outcomes for their land and the environment. An Accredited Assessor under the NSW Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 (BC Act), Michelle applies the Biodiversity Assessment Method (BAM) on the projects requiring a biodiversity assessment under the NSW Biodiversity Offsets Scheme.