Consulting services

As a research scientist in the fields of geospatial analysis, environmental conservation and data analytics, I develop solutions that generate lasting benefits to the global environment. My consulting service enables clients and partners to access a vast array of technical capabilities to develop innovative solutions to environmental challenges.


I work with my clients to implement state-of-the-art scientific strategies and technical methods to address their needs. These services include:

  • Satellite remote sensing of environmental change
  • Application of newly developed methods and tools for spatial analyses
  • High-level data analysis, including time-series statistics and model development
  • Expert peer-review in multiple fields of expertise, including ecosystem management, disaster risk reduction, threatened species, environmental impact assessment, threat mapping and cumulative impacts
  • Environmental risk assessment
  • Predictive analytics
  • Simulation analysis and computational modelling
  • Spatial conservation planning and prioritisation
  • Threatened species management planning
  • Environmental monitoring and evaluation
  • 3D modelling across multiple spatial scales
  • Migratory species analysis and management
  • Climate change adaptation and resilience
  • Environmental software development (including R, Python, JavaScript, Google Earth Engine, Google Cloud Console, ArcGIS, QGIS)
  • Marine, coastal and terrestrial ecosystem monitoring and management


With over 15 years of experience operating in the academic, public and private sectors, I have vast experience working in a range of challenging and complex environments. I have conducted projects in more than 50 countries and have worked alongside world-leading scientists and environmental leaders. For more information or to contract my services please contact me on +61 414 815 788 or via email (Nicholas Murray).