Stephen is a qualified botanist with considerable knowledge of Western Australia’s flora and vegetation, gained through both professional experience and personal interest. Stephen has a Bachelor of Science degree with honours from the University of Tasmania. He has held a variety of botanical positions since 2005 including roles in government and private industry, joining Ecoscape in 2011. Stephen has experience in planning and conducting floristic surveys, targeted rare flora surveys, rehabilitation monitoring, vegetation condition monitoring. He has well developed skills in database management, vegetation mapping, plant identification, conservation assessment and report preparation. Stephen is driven by a desire to positively contribute to the effective management of the environment.