Fishing in the Fitzroy

Hydrobiology was recently commissioned to undertake an aquatic ecology baseline and impact assessment in Central Queensland. The sampling focused on the aquatic biota with sampling methods including the use of an e-fisher, various net types and bait traps to establish the faunal composition of the surveyed waterways and dams. Macroinvertebrates and diatoms were also collected…


Naoro-Brown Hydropower Survey

Hydrobiology have continued their presence in PNG undertaking the first post-wet seasonal survey for the proposed Naoro-Brown Hydropower Scheme. The collected data will inform the environmental impact statement to protect the aquatic ecosystem and fisheries values within the inundation and downstream areas of the proposed dam.

Sponsoring the Easts Tigers Rugby Union Club

Hydrobiology continues to be a proud Junior sponsor of the Easts Tigers Rugby Union Club in Brisbane (  For the 2018 season we are sponsoring the U16 Division 1 side who are having a strong run in their competition.  Easts Tigers, founded in 1949, is one of Brisbane’s leading clubs and an integral part of…


Exmouth Deep-Sea Baseline Survey: FPSO Decommissioning

Hydrobiology has teamed up with SEAS Offshore to conduct a marine survey for a large offshore oil and gas operator. The baseline survey was designed to gather environmental data prior to the decommissioning of an offshore floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. The impact assessment survey was conducted on board the Skandi Hercules (DOF…


Guidelines and guidance documents

Hydrobiology is enhancing its reputation for developing and producing environmental guidelines for Government and industry in a range of key areas. Recently we have been assisting The Department of Environment and Energy to develop a guidance document for Site-Specific Guidelines and Monitoring of Physical and Chemical Parameters for the Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal…


Hydrobiology Singapore is Hiring

Hydrobiology is a dynamic, medium-sized environmental consultancy. We have a substantial experience footprint in Southeast Asia and other tropical regions, with ongoing involvement in a variety of high-profile projects. We have opened our first regional base in Singapore and are seeking a motivated and talented individual to join us in a senior role reporting to…


Sydney aquatic ecology survey

Hydrobiology has been undertaking a number of recent NSW projects. One such project was a recent aquatic ecology survey in Sydney undertaken by Justin and Marie from the Queensland office. Surface water, sediment and biota samples were collected to assess the health of the waterway. A range of sampling techniques were used, including fyke nets,…