Projects

Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government

IVM Group has been engaged by the ACT Government for the past four years on a number of specialist consulting projects. Initially, we were brought in to develop an Integrated Vegetation Management (IVM) approach to reduce the cost and risk of managing the mown vegetation along roadsides. The aim was to: Reduce populations and spread …

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Brisbane City Council (BCC)

IVM Group’s Agronomy Team has been working in the field collecting surface and subsurface performance data to provide a snapshot of conditions on the day of testing and highlight any field characteristics that are below standard and require attention. The measured and recorded values include: overall turf composition, quality and health ...

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Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC)—Grass Management Program 2016-2020

During 2016-2017 the IVM Group was engaged by Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) to develop a trial IVM program for the management of mown vegetation. The main aims of this project were to reduce the frequency of mowing and the biomass of grass clippings, whilst maintaining conformance of the vegetation within specifications. Initial trial ...

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Brisbane City Council Sports Field Audits 2020

During Summer and Autumn of 2020, a total of 556 sports fields were assessed as part of the Brisbane City Council Sports Field Audit project undertaken by IVM Group. Objective of the audits Measure the current condition of each sports field. Provide information to Council that will increase its understanding of the condition of the …

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Weed Mapping

In 2015, 2017 and 2019 IVM Group was invited to provide our expertise in weed mapping services on the Veolia Water Operations WCRWP easement targeting exotic weed species. Objective The exotic weed species being targeted for identification by Veolia Water included the following: Class 1 and 2 under the Queensland’s Government Land Protection ...

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