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Ecological Research & Management

Brett Lane and Associates

Wind Energy Project Services

Brett Lane & Associates Pty Ltd is an established team of ecological consultants based in Melbourne that services the wind energy industry throughout Australia. Our specialisation is in the flora and fauna impacts of wind energy projects and we have over 15 years’ experience on more than 60 projects throughout the country. We can provide robust and independent advice on these issues and can assist in:

  • Flora and fauna surveys for feasibility studies and planning applications

  • Flora and fauna constraints mapping and spatial collision risk modelling for bird impacts

  • Refinement of wind farm layouts (including powerlines and road access routes) to minimise impacts on flora and fauna and their habitats

  • Preparation of technical documents to accompany development applications

  • Expert witness work for planning appeals and hearings

  • Preparation of pre-construction management plans

  • Construction environmental management

  • Design and implementation of rigorous impact monitoring programs

  • Regulatory reporting and compliance

More information on wind farms and the services we provide can be found at the links below:

For planning guidelines and documents on wind farms, go to: wind farm planning documents

For more information on our impact assessment services, go to: flora and fauna surveys

For information on our collision risk modelling service, go to: collision risk modelling

For information on our wind farm impact monitoring services, go to: monitoring wind farm impacts on wildlife