Dr Rhidian Harrington, Director and Ecologist

Dr Rhidian Harrington BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD
Director and Ecologist

Rhidian is an ecological consultant with 25 years’ experience working throughout Australia and internationally in southern Africa and Pakistan.

Rhidian has led or contributed to 500+ consulting projects in various industry sectors and has particular expertise in large linear infrastructure, mining and property development projects. His experience includes constraints and impact assessments, mitigation, offsetting, management plans, project management and strategic advice thus providing thorough understanding of all stages of a project’s development.

Rhidian has an excellent knowledge of the complex environmental legislative framework in Australia, very strong relationships with the regulatory authorities and the experience to negotiate outstanding outcomes for projects. He has particular experience in developing sophisticated biodiversity offset strategies to minimise clients offset liabilities, and he also leads the brokerage of offset credit sales at Niche. Rhidian is an accredited BAM assessor under the NSW Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 and has extensive experience with the EPBC offset policy/calculator.