• Mark Trengove Ecological Services

Experience

Professional Summary

Mark Trengove Ecological Services
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the flora of south-east Australia.
  • Extensive experience with the identification and management of the indigenous flora of the Geelong Region and central Victoria.
  • Experience and DSE qualification in 'Net Gain' assessments (HH120).
  • Experience in fauna habitat assessment.
  • Extensive experience working with landholders, community groups and government.
  • Experience in environmental education, communication and public speaking.
  • Photographic experience and comprehensive slide library.
  • Experience with GPS and GIS data collection and mapping.
  • Proprietor of the Geelong Indigenous Nursery since 1987.
  • Advanced Certificate in Resource Management.
  • Board Member Corangamite Catchment Management Authority 2000-2006.

CV Summary of Work Undertaken

Ecological Reports

Mark Trengove Ecological Services
  • Surfcoast Walk Net Gain Assessment - Great Ocean Road Coast Committee (2009).
  • South-west Country Towns Sewerage Schemes Net Gain Assessments – Water Infrastructure Group 2010/2011.
  • Barwon Heads Golf Course Net Gain Assessment 2011.
  • Carrs Rd Geelong Net Gain Assessment – City of Greater Geelong 2011.
  • Geelong Bacchus Marsh Rd Geelong Net Gain Assessment – City of Greater Geelong 2010.
  • Sandy Creek Rd Geelong Net Gain Assessment – City of Greater Geelong 2011.
  • Toolern Vale Biodiversity Action Plan - DSE, 2006.
  • Shell Geelong Refinery Sustainable Land Management Plan, 2006.
  • Barwon Heads Bluff Management Plan Review - Barwon Coast CoM, 2006.
  • Anglesea Vegetation Study-Surfcoast Shire, 2003.
  • Torquay-Jan Juc Vegetation Study - SCS, 2003.
  • Aireys Inlet Vegetation Study - SCS, 2004.
  • Deans Marsh-Pennyroyal Valley Vegetation Study, SCS, 2005.
  • Winchelsea Vegetation Study - SCS, 2006.
  • Skenes Creek to Apollo Bay Sewer Scheme Vegetation and Habitat Report, Maunsell P/L for Barwon Water, 2003.
  • Otway Gas Project Vegetation Assessment (Port Campbell), Maunsell P/L for Woodside Energy Ltd, 2003.
  • Bendigo East Structure Plan Environment Assessment, Maunsell P/L for City of Greater Bendigo,2005.
  • Grassy Ecosystem Mapping Project-Shire of Melton, 2002.
  • Grassy Ecosystem Mapping Project-Shire of Moorabool, 2002.
Mark Trengove Ecological Services
  • Heathdale Glenorden Wetland Vegetation Assessment, City of Wyndham, 2003.
  • Ford You Yangs Proving Ground Vegetation Survey, Ford Australia P/L, 2004.
  • Queenscliff Narrows Vegetation Management Plan- DNRE, Queenscliff Community Association, 2001.
  • Blue Waters Lake, Ocean Grove Vegetation Management Plan - CoGG, 2000.
  • Ocean Grove (Ingamells) Park Vegetation Management Plan, 1998.
  • The Management of the Coastal Remnants of the Borough of Queenscliffe, 1992.
  • Remnant Roadside Vegetation of the Surfcoast Shire (with Peter Moulton), 1997.
  • Remnant Roadside Vegetation of the Golden Plains Shire (with Tim Barlow), 1995.
  • The Vegetation of "Ballara", Point Lonsdale- Trust for Nature, 1992.
  • The Vegetation of the Bannockburn Recreation Reserve -Friends of Bannockburn Bush, 1996.
  • Vegetation Management Guidelines for Pt Edwards Flora and Fauna Reserve - Friends of Pt Edwards, 1999.
  • Management Guidelines for the Remnant Vegetation of Seaview Park (Belmont Escarpment) Geelong-City of Greater Geelong, 1998.
  • Vegetation of the Shell Geelong Refinery- Shell Australia, 1998.
  • Vegetation Management Guidelines for Citizens Park, Queenscliff - Borough of Queenscliffe, 1998.
  • Vegetation of South West Natural Gas Pipeline- Gas Transmission Corporation, 1998.
  • Vegetation of Golden Woods Development Site, Pt Impossible- Golden Wood Pty Ltd, 1998.
  • Vegetation Assessment - Live Bomb Range Reserve, City of Wyndham, 1999.

Ecological Input Into Reports

Mark Trengove Ecological Services
  • Melbourne - Geelong Water Interconnector Net Gain Assessment (for KBR Consulting (2008).
  • Pt Nepean Ecological Assessment (PPK Consulting) - Department of Defence, 2003.
  • Tullamarine Airport Vegetation Assessment (Phillips Agribusiness), 2005 / 2006 / 2007.
  • Pt Richards Fauna Reserve Management Plan (Thompson Berrill Landscape Design) - GoGG, 2005.
  • Geelong Ring Road Stage 1 Biodiversity Assessment (PPK P/L), 2005.
  • City of Greater Geelong Biodiversity Management Plan (Ecology Australia)- CoGG, 2002.
  • Environment Management Systems, Biodiversity in Agriculture (Western Ecological Services)- DNRE, 2002.
  • Ford Lara Proving Ground Biodiversity Management Plan (Earth Tech P/L)- Ford Australia, 2002.
  • Geelong Ring Road Strategic Study (Greening Australia Victoria) - Vicroads, 2002.
  • Magyar Barracks Vegetation Assessment (Brett Lane & Associates) - DoD 2001.
  • Somerton RAN Barracks Vegetation Assessment (Brett Lane & Associates)- Do D, 2001.
  • Pt Lonsdale Lighthouse Coastal Plan (DNRE), 2000.
  • Limeburners Bay Management Strategy (TBLD) - CoGG, 1999.
  • Swan Island Weed Management Strategy (Egis Consulting) - DoD, 1999.
  • Torquay Foreshore Management Plan (TBLD) - Torquay Public Reserves Committee, 1999.
  • Breamlea Foreshore Management Plan (TBLD) - CoGG, 1999.
  • Carrum Lowlands Water Activity Plan (TBLD) - Parks Victoria, 1998.
  • Corio Bay Foreshore Management Plan (Egis Consulting) - CoGG, 1994.

Hearings

Mark Trengove Ecological Services
  • Pt Lillias Hazardous Chemicals Storage Complex - Independent Panel Hearing, Geelong, 1995.
  • Ocean Grove Park (Ingamells) - Independent Panel Hearing, Ocean Grove, 1996.
  • Barwon Sewer Aqueduct- Independent Panel Hearing, Geelong, 1996.
  • Corio Landfill Amendment RL 184 - Independent Panel Hearing, Geelong, July 1997.
  • Reilly's Woodland Ocean Grove - Independent Panel Hearing, Geelong, February 2000.
  • Ord St Saint Leonards - Independent Panel Hearing, Geelong, March 2003.
  • Bendigo East Structure Plan - Independent Panel Hearing, Bendigo, 2006.
  • Volum Rd Gnarrwarre, 2011
  • Suset Strip Jan Juc 2011
Mark Trengove Ecological Services

Submissions

  • Parliamentary Inquiry into Ecologically Sustainable Land Management, 1996.
  • Environment and Natural Resources Committee Inquiry into Pest Plants in Victoria, 1996.
  • Senate Inquiry into Commonwealth Environment Powers, 1997.

Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act Nominations

  • Coast Tussock Grass Grasslands, 1995.
  • Bellarine Yellow Gum, 1996.

Publications

  • Indigenous Plants of the Geelong Region (CoGG), 1999.
  • Indigenous Trees and Shrubs of the West Port Phillip Region (DNRE), 2000.