Environmental Assessment

Earth Systems provides high quality environmental management and assessment services to a range of sectors, including mining, hydropower, oil and gas and linear developments. Services include environmental and social impact assessment; development of environmental management systems and plans; due diligence review; environmental monitoring and information management; and GIS / Remote Sensing.

Social Assessment and Development Planning

Earth Systems offers a full suite of social assessment and development planning services including social impact assessment (SIA); socio-economic and health baseline surveys; preparation of Resettlement Action Plans (RAPs), Livelihood Restoration Plans (LRP), Indigenous Peoples Development Plans (IDPDs), Health Impact Assessment (HIA) and gender assessment and development planning (GDP).

Water Management

Earth Systems provides total water quality management solutions, from characterisation to treatment and work with broad range of clients worldwide. Our services include water quality and water resource management, geochemical characterisation, water treatment systems, groundwater assessment and  wetlands management.

Water_TreatmentWater Treatment

Earth Systems develops solutions to prevent, minimise or treat water pollution (including acid drainage and turbidity), based on site and cost limitations. Our integrated water treatment solutions are based on conventional and innovated treatment technologies that are designed to meet the treatment objectives, site requirements and the individual needs of our clients.

Energy and Carbon

We assist our clients in taking advantage of the opportunities presented by the low carbon economy through nationally and internationally recognised carbon schemes such as Australia’s Carbon Farming Initiative and the Kyoto Protocol’s Clean Development Mechanism. We also assist in minimising risks and meeting the compliance requirements of mandatory initiatives, such as National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act.


Earth Systems offers integrated solutions to strategically assess, manage and monitor ecology / biodiversity values to achieve the best possible outcome for both the client and the environment. We collaborate with clients and project engineers during all stages of project development to ensure that biodiversity considerations are fully integrated in a timely, economic and technically viable manner.


We support our clients to achieve long-term sustainable growth. We provide innovative, multidisciplinary solutions to reduce environmental impacts whilst increasing the bottom line. Our services include energy auditing and compliance review, energy, waste and water efficiency, climate change and greenhouse gas emission reduction strategies, life cycle analysis and waste to energy solutions.

Aid and International Development

Earth Systems partner with a range of clients, to support sustainable development in emerging economies. We have particular expertise in Asia, the Pacific and West Africa. Our services include the development of planning documents (e.g. resettlement action plans, livelihood restoration plans, indigenous peoples development plans), technical assistance and capacity building programs, participatory planning and community consultation.

Recent News

Report for The International Network for Acid Prevention

26 May 2020

Earth Systems in collaboration with Okane Consultants, released a report providing new insight into ensuring low polluting mine operations, and more successful mine closure outcomes.

The report reviews conventional mine rock stockpile construction methods, and summarises improved construction technologies that are available to help improve water quality from mine wastes. Continued efforts to implement these technologies will help quantify their environmental and economic benefits.


Earth Systems Melbourne Office
4/290 Salmon Street                         Port Melbourne, VIC 3207                 Australia

Tel: +61 (0) 3 9810 7500
Fax: +61 (0) 3 9853 5030
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