Spiralis is a Dunedin based environmental and ecology Consultancy Company that provides professional services to public and private landowners throughout New Zealand. Our consultancy offers practical advice and project management founded on good scientific methods and 25 years of experience in land and resource management.

Spiralis provides consultancy on a broad range of environmental and ecological issues and develops solutions and implementation plans to assist its clients in solving these issues in the present legislative and environmental landscape. It is our aim to provide simple, cost-effective solutions to multi-faceted issues, advance the knowledge and understanding of the ecosystems that we work in and, where appropriate, to sustain and enhance these environments.

  • Assessments of environmental effects of activities
  • Environmental mediation and consultation
  • Design and monitoring of ecosystems
  • Biosecurity protection and control programmes
  • Environmental policy, research and design
  • Environmental educational programmes and advocacy
  • Coastal management and coastal ecology

Spiralis Director Paul Pope 

Spiralis was founded by its director Paul Pope in 2004. Paul has spent 29 years working in the environmental management profession and is well-known as an outstanding land manager. He has excellent field skills, proven project management experience, and an eye for detail that gives clients the benefit of his insight. He is a proven performer in ecological restoration, mitigation, and assessment and is regarded as a specialist in:

  • Coastal dune ecology
  • Wetland management
  • Habitat restoration

However, with his experience Paul is very capable of working in all facets of recreation, habitat and resource management. His experience in public policy and reserve management planning are also extensive and he’s just as at home working in the corporate world as he is in to rolling up his sleeves to tackle fieldwork in the outdoors.

With established links within the local community and throughout New Zealand, Paul has a reputation as a skilful negotiator, mediator and educator. Spiralis Ltd offers professional ecological assessment, scientific and historical research combined with skilled people and project management skills that can ensure successful environmental outcomes for all clients large and small. Spiralis Ltd has a growing client base and established network of contractors, land management professionals, businesses, farmers, local government, and scientific organisations.

Spiralis Ltd provides an experienced and sensitive approach to consultation and mediation, essential to the success of resource management and other projects in the New Zealand statutory context. If you have a problem, a project, or need professional and affordable environmental or land management advice then Spiralis Ltd can offer you practical solutions tailored to your needs and that of the environment.