Oil & Gas

Epicentre Environmental have been working on Australia’s major oil & gas projects over the past few years providing specialised ecological services for pipeline and well pad construction. We provide consultation, impact assessments and management plans for sites environmental approvals along with field fauna and flora specialists completing pre-clearance surveys, trapping programs, wildlife relocation, post clearance reporting, and weed management services.

SURVEYS, PLANS & OFFSET PROGRAMS

Required fauna, flora and weed management plans along with sites surveys to identify significant species and develop avoidance and mitigation measures. Offset management including translocating significant species, rehabilitation planting, monitoring rehabilitation performance with photographic evidence and associated reporting.

FIELD ECOLOGY MANAGEMENT

Fauna services during clearance activities associated with a range of works within the Oil & Gas industry including well pad construction, trunklines and gathering projects, camps, construction sites and laydown yards. Implementation of ecology management plans during these construction activities including field fauna spotter/catchers, vegetation officers and weed specialists.

FAUNA TRAPPING & RELEASE PROGRAM

Fauna trapping and release program to relocate identified significant species impacted by the construction activities. Trench management to rescue wildlife trapped within any open trenches ensuring suitable first aid supplies and access to emergency treatment if required.

WEED MANAGEMENT & VEHICLE CLEARANCE

Weed management and control to avoid weeds being spread in access tracks particularly declared weeds, declared plants and invasive grasses. Weed surveys and clearance on access tracks, contractor yards and vehicles/equipment.