Indo-Pacific Environmental works in close partnership with its clients to understand their requirements and applies expert technical knowledge of aquatic ecosystems to implement scientifically rigorous programs aimed at delivering project solutions.


Established in 2006, Indo-Pacific Environmental is an environmental consultancy specialising in studies of coastal marine, estuarine and freshwater fauna and ecosystems. IPE researchers have attained a high level of qualification through tertiary studies, specialised training and industry experience. IPE maintains strong strategic links with other specialist consultancies and research institutes throughout Australia in order to tailor research teams where additional specialities are required.


  • Biology, ecology and monitoring of fishes
  • Remote sensing of aquatic fauna
  • Fish stock assessment
  • Sampling of aquatic and marine invertebrates
  • Benthic habitat classification
  • Fish passage monitoring and evaluation through acoustic, satellite and standard tagging programs
  • Ecotoxicological investigations of mine discharge waters and inflows
  • River channel modification and rehabilitation
  • Water quality monitoring
  • Trophic studies of aquatic ecosystems including nutrient and metal cycling
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Design of communication and education packages
  • Review of technical reports and environmental documentation
  • Preparation of environmental approval documentation