NRA Environmental Consultants

Dr Martin Saker

PhD, BSc (Hons)

Senior Environmental Scientist

Martin is a Senior Environmental Scientist with over 21 years’ experience in the toxicology, chemistry and ecology of freshwater lakes and rivers in Australia, Europe and the Middle East.

Martin has a strong knowledge of water quality and soil resources in northern Queensland. He also has experience with the government and mining sectors in north Queensland, having worked on a four-year project on the Lake Julius/Lake Moondarra/Clear Water Lagoon potable water supply system as well as water quality monitoring at Solomon Dam, Palm Island.

Prior to joining NRA, Martin worked as:

  • a consultant specialising in water quality monitoring/algae identification
  • a limnologist in the property development sector
  • a water specialist for an environmental consulting company in Dubai
  • a research scientist in the fields of water quality research, cyanobacterial taxonomic identification, genetics, toxicology and physical/chemical water quality monitoring.