Our experience differentiates us
from our competitors.

Hydrobiology is an environmental consulting company offering integrated services in the physical, biological and chemical processes of environmental systems. Our focus is technical excellence and high scientific expertise in our fields of work. We have been active in Southeast Asia since the organisation was first established in the early 2000s. Singapore is our first regional operations base in Asia.

Hydrobiology has a long history of undertaking projects throughout south east Asia.  We have experience with the extensive geographic and rich cultural diversity of the region, and have a deep understanding of high rainfall tropical ecosystems.

We offer technical skills to a range of industry sectors including mining, oil & gas, ports and harbours, and other industrial developments of various types.

We apply our skills to both marine and freshwater systems, including estuarine and marine flora and fauna ecology, habitat mapping, water and sediment quality monitoring, biomonitoring, ecotoxicology, river management and developing and implementing risk assessment frameworks.

We have developed an enviable reputation amongst our repeat clients for being the “go to” people for difficult and complex problems.

Mapping Complex Benthic Habitats!

Biodiversity in or on the seabed can be characterised by ecologically important benthic communities and habitats (BCH). BCH can consist of superficial taxa such as photosynthetic seagrasses, algae and corals as well as subsurface critters like worms and molluscs that generate their energy from consuming organic matter and other organisms.  Through an extensive portfolio of…

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SETAC Australasia 2023 Conference (Townsville, QLD)

SETAC Australasia (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry) 2023 Conference was held in Townsville, Queensland, Australia from the 7th to 11th August 2023, with the overarching theme being “Source to Sink: Engaging with Stakeholders to Protect our Environment”. The conference focussed on the sharing and application of knowledge across multiple stakeholder groups with the overall…

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Freshwater Down Under Conference 2023

An exciting week for #freshwatersciences with the International Freshwater Sciences 2023 Conference being held in Brisbane last week, from the 3rd – 7th June 2023. Almost 800 scientists from around the globe gathered to attend the conference, along with the collaboration of the Society of Freshwater Science and the Australian and New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Societies. It was…

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