About

Hydrosphere is a Herring Family Business

TL Herring Consulting Group Inc. and our environmental division Hydrosphere Technologies were founded in 2005 to provide environmental consulting services to a wide range of clientele in the areas of assessment and compliance. We work with various sectors throughout western Canada including: real estate transfer and development, upstream and downstream oil and gas, mining, government, and manufacturing.

We provide consulting services for site assessments, site remediation, contaminate management, environment health and safety management systems, environment health and safety audits, waste management, water resources management, water and wastewater treatment, environmental site enhancement, decommissioning and reclamation, compliance monitoring, and groundwater/contaminate hydrogeology.

Troy Herring, AScT, EP(CEA), CESA
Principal Consultant


Troy is an Engineering Technologist, a registered Environmental Professional and a Certified Environmental Site Assessor with over twenty years of experience in the consulting industry. Troy has worked with both private and government organizations in a variety of roles and positions. His experience includes:Troy Herring of Hydrosphere Technologies

  • Environmental Compliance Auditing
  • Health and Safety Compliance Auditing
  • Management System Auditing
  • EHS Management System Development
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA)
  • Phase II ESA Drilling and Sampling Supervision
  • Phase III Remediation Plan Development
  • Field Sampling
  • Hydrogeology
  • Contaminated Sites Management

He has applied his skills and knowledge on numerous exploration/characterization projects conducted in the Province of Saskatchewan and other areas of North America. This includes information gathering for preliminary assessment/evaluation purposes and selection of exploration techniques.

Melodi Pritchard, M.E.Des., B.Sc.
Senior Associate


With extensive experience in Environmental Compliance auditing, EMS Development and Auditing and integrated EHS management systems cultivated over her 20 plus year career, Melodi is an Environmental Management specialist and great asset to our team primarily providing senior technical review.

Cheryl Herring
Business Manager


After completing Business Administration and Marketing diplomas, Cheryl spent most of her career as a Business Analyst with the provincial government until 2014 when she turned her full attention to managing TL Herring Consulting Group Inc and Hydrosphere.

Michelle Wendt
Environmental Technologist


Michelle completed her Environmental Engineering Technology diploma as well as the Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner Applied Certificate program from Saskatchewan Polytechnic. She has been assisting in legislative reviews and Environmental, Health and Safety protocol development and maintenance with Hydrosphere. Michelle has also been working as part of the environmental assessment team. She has previous experience as a member of an Environmental Health and Safety Management System team as well as knowledge in drilling and groundwater monitoring projects and materials testing.

Jordan Herring
Environmental Technician


Jordan has successfully completed the Phase 1 ESA training as well as the Phase 1 Upstream Oil & Gas training provided by the Associated Environmental Site Assessors of Canada and has been gaining experience working on Phase 1s and field sampling projects in addition to assisting on remediation projects. He is pursuing his Certified Environmental Site Assessor (CESA) designation. Jordan completed the Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner program at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon Campus in December 2016.