ERM: Environmental Resources Management

Los Angeles, CA

c. (562) 400-4570



Paul Krause


Dr. Krause is a Partner at ERM located in Marina del Rey, California. He has over 30 years of experience in the fields of marine and aquatic ecology, toxicology, environmental impact analysis, environmental risk assessment, modeling, and regulatory permitting and negotiation as an academic researcher and professional environmental consultant. Dr. Krause is an internationally recognized expert in marine ecology and toxicology, particularly related to the oil and gas industry. He specializes in issues relating to the effects of large-scale developments worldwide. His particular expertise revolves around marine ecological issues related to new project development and decommissioning including artificial reef development, rigs-to-reefs and other leave-in-place project options.


Dr. Krause has worked closely on decommissioning programs including Thailand, Indonesia, Australia and the USA. Most recently he led efforts to develop decommissioning options and risk assessment for major assets in the Gulf of Thailand and Western Australia. Dr. Krause has managed large ecological evaluations for oil and gas projects throughout the western United States including Alaska and Hawaii, the Gulf of Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, the Pacific Islands, Thailand, Brunei, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, and across West Africa. Additionally, Dr. Krause serves as a subject matter expert for water related safety programs for a number of industries including Entertainment, Technology, Legal, and Heavy Industry.

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