Specialised Services

Marscco provides a series of specialised services in various areas of freshwater, estuarine and marine sciences, including reviews of final reports and assessments. Main services comprise:

  • Baseline Surveys in freshwater, estuarine and marine environments
  • Fish surveys to examine concentrations on heavy metals and metalloids in invertebrates and fishes
  • Characterisation of marine environment for Deep-Sea Tailing Placement (DSTP) projects
  • Fish biology, Biodiversity and Ecology
  • Assistance with preparation of EPBC Referrals, EIAs and EISs
  • Applications of Fish Eggs and Larvae Data as biological and impact indicators
  • Identification of zooplankton and Early Fish Stages in Ship's Ballast Water
  • Biological oceanography, including plankton and micronekton ecology
  • Demersal and seafloor benthic ecology
  • Water quality monitoring
  • Fisheries stock assessments and management
  • Egg-based models for stock biomass estimation of commercial pelagic fishes
  • Aerial monitoring of pelagic fishes, seabirds and marine mammals
  • Biodiversity policies and environmental legislation
  • Management logistics and HSSE of field-based projects