Life & Earth

Advancing and integrating environmental technologies

Life & Earth, a pivotal arm of Life Green Group, spearheads innovative environmental solutions from waste management and landscape restoration to aerial surveying.


Life & Earth
Environmental specialist services

Life & Earth’s team of specialists are practical, solutions-based thinkers, employing this approach in all our undertakings. We offer specialised land management solutions focusing on the recovery and restoration of our clients’ land and natural resources to enhance business opportunities and protect the environment.

Our principle objectives are to:

Specialist services

Our specialist services include:

  • Slope stabilisation
  • Drainage line reinstatement and watercourse restoration
  • Erosion and stormwater management
  • Dust suppression and management
  • Contaminated land remediation
  • General vegetation establishment for soil stabilisation and visual impact mitigation
  • Alien and invasive plant management
  • Sourcing of site-specific seed mixtures

Development and management of site-specific rehabilitation trials, to:

  • Identify viable landform design concepts
  • Develop optimum growth media
  • Determine amelioration requirements
  • Develop feasible re-vegetation techniques
  • Monitoring through spatial analyses/remote-sensing and ground-truthing practices
  • Maintenance and aftercare of rehabilitated areas
  • Data and information handling and control
  • Reporting of monitoring and maintenance findings
  • Sustainable land use management and implementation
  • On-site measurements and surveying for spatial data analysis and management
  • On-site coordination and management of contractors and specialists
  • General environmental degradation and disturbance assessments
  • Coordination and provision
  • Implementation of closure plans guided by past experiences, best practice guidelines, and legislative requirements
  • End land use implementation
  • All types of civil and demolition works associated with mine closure
  • Vegetation establishment, biodiversity and natural habitat specialist projects
  • Land management aspects
  • Water management and treatment
  • Coordination of socio-economic projects
  • All monitoring, maintenance, and aftercare aspects

Our geographic information systems services include various customised spatial mapping, analysis, and management solutions, such as:

  • Basic mapping for reporting purposes
  • Spatial tracking tools for large-scale rehabilitation and mine closure projects
  • Landscape structure and processes analysis
  • Land use and cover analyses and mapping
  • Digital elevation models for the development of stormwater management infrastructure


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