Construction and infrastructure


Construction and infrastructure

Like you, we want to see our environment and communities thrive, both now and into the future.

With decades of experience living and working locally, we know the roads and landmarks of the Brigalow Belt and Mulga Lands bioregion like the backs of our hands. 

If you are in the construction or infrastructure industries, we can work closely with you on small and large scale construction projects, including road, rail and other built infrastructure, which contribute to growth and improvement in the region and more broadly. 

Our team specialises in assessments of ecological value and potential constraints for linear infrastructure such as pipelines, powerline easements, rail lines and roads. 

Our experience

At Boobook Ecological Consulting, we have undertaken ecological assessments along every main road in south west Queensland and collected detailed information on vegetation types, rare flora populations, threatened flora habitats and weed infestations. 

Our consultants have discovered previously undocumented populations of plants of conservation significance including Ooline Cadellia pentastylis, the daisy Rutidosis lanata, and the heath-myrtle Micromyrtus rotundifolia

We have also:

To find out more, contact us.


Michael and Craig bend down and sift through leaf litter as part of an assessment

The importance of ecology assessments

We conduct ecology assessments to ground truth vegetation communities, classify their importance for habitat, identify potential project impacts and work with our clients to find management solutions. Over the…
Courtney and Craig with a school kid looking in a net at what they have found in the local waterhole as part of ecology research

Ecology research

If we could research ecology in our sleep, we probably would.  It is our passion and our life’s work – much more than just a job or a business. …
Community involvement Craig with local scouts in Roma

Community involvement

Here at Boobook Ecological Consulting, we are deeply embedded in our local and regional community. To us, our neighbours are essential players in the long-term health, vitality and prosperity…

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The science of a shared world

Boobook Ecological Consulting has built its success on decades I first-hand knowledge of the natural ecosystems of the southern Queensland drylands combined with practical understanding of the complex pressures that impinge on Australia’s fragile environment.