SPECIALIST AGRICULTURAL ASSESSMENT

Out-Task Environmental has extensive experience in specialist agricultural assessment providing consulting services to a range of clients including water authorities, dairy processing facilities, meat works, councils and farmers.

These projects have involved development of EPA Victoria licence risk based environmental monitoring plans, annual agronomic soil assessments relating to recycled water irrigation schemes, assessment of potential agricultural impacts from use of recycled water and development of environmental management plans (EMPs) for recycled water irrigation properties.

Example projects undertaken by Out-Task Environmental include the following:

Four recycled water plants (RWP) at Bacchus Marsh, Melton, Romsey and Woodend, Victoria. Consulting services includes development of EPA Victoria licence risk based environmental monitoring plans and annual agronomic soil assessments relating to recycled water irrigation schemes.

In addition, Out-Task Environmental has been engaged to undertake the 2020 update of Western Water’s existing Regional Environment Improvement Plan (REIP) to incorporate the proposed Western Irrigation Network (WIN) recycled water scheme. The WIN has been identified as the most effective solution for long term recycled water management in the Parwan-Balliang region.


Gippsland Jersey, Lakes Entrance, Australia. As part of works approval for refurbished milk factory and wastewater re-use scheme (irrigation), Out-Task Environmental developed an environmental management plan (EMP) including size of wastewater management system to comply with EPA Victoria and local council requirements and on-going soil and recycled water monitoring program.