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Postal Address EcoGecko Consultants Limited
46 Sunrise Boulevard, Tawa
Wellington 5028
Enquiries:[email protected]
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Staff Profile
Trent Bell
. Director/ Principal Herpetologist.

Trent was formerly based at Landcare Research from 2004—2009, as a Research Technician/Herpetologist. Trent developed the NZ Lizards Database, is the editor of BioGecko journal, has published 13 lizard-related papers in peer-reviewed journals and produced over 40 technical reports to stakeholders.

Trent has considerable experience in field work with lizards, having worked across the length and breadth of New Zealand and on several remote offshore islands.

Trent is a member of the Environment Association of Australia and New Zealand (EIANZ), the New Zealand Herpetological Society (NZHS) and the Society for Research on Amphibians and Reptiles in NZ (SRARNZ). He is currently serving on the SRARNZ Council.


Trent is a Certified Environmental Practictioner - Ecology Specialist (Herpetology, Environmental Impact Assessment, Scientific/Conservation Research involving Herpetofauna).

contact: [email protected], 027 284 7788