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Christian Wallis, BAgSci MEnvSci CPSS.

Principal - Land and Groundwater, Envi­ron­men­tal Auditor

Christian is a Principal - Land & Groundwater, with over 20 years' experience special­is­ing in the inves­ti­ga­tion, remediation and management of cont­a­m­i­nated and ecolog­i­cally sensitive envi­ron­ments to support major infrastructure devel­op­ments.  Christian provides specialist technical direction and innovative input to the design and imple­men­ta­tion of simple to complex soil and groundwater assessment and remediation projects, in particular coastal infra­struc­ture devel­op­ments where acid sulfate soils (ASS) are prevalent. 

Christian is a Certified Practicing Soil Scientist (CPSS) and an EPA appointed Envi­ron­men­tal Auditor (Cont­a­m­i­nated Land). Christian has represented both government and private sector clients at Panel Hearings on acid sulfate soils and land impact risks. Christian has been engaged by the EPA in a technical advisory role relating to precinct scale soil and groundwater pollution. Christian has prepared best practice envi­ron­men­tal management guidance for the onsite treatment and management of cont­a­m­i­nated soils and wastes.

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Christian regularly presents at industry forums and conferences on project sustainability, soil science, environmental risk management, remediation and environmental technologies. Christian has prepared and delivered advice to support government briefings on significant public interest issues. This broad industry experience demonstrates Christian's ability to implement government policy, engage with diverse stakeholder interests to achieve successful outcomes for clients.

I am motivated by building a genuine trust with clients and the community through application of sustainable scientific methods.
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