Horizons Regional Council Technical assessment and expert witness training

Building on his experience in undertaking technical assessment of well over 100 resource consent applications and compliance cases, and presenting expert evidence to over 20 Council and Environment Court hearings, Dr Olivier Ausseil provided a full day training session of Horizons Regional Council technical staff. The training covered basic methods for the assessment of the water quality and ecological effects of discharges of contaminants to water, and the preparation and presentation of expert evidence.