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Biodiversity Offsetting: CIEEM spring conference 2014

This was one of the best CIEEM conferences I have ever been to.  Really interesting talks and a roomful of friends and former colleagues to catch up with.  950 more words

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We're paying more for #energy even though we use less.

“U.S. consumption of nuclear power totaled 769 million megawatthours in 2012, a 3-percent decrease from 2011.  The top generation states were Illinois, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina.  277 more words

Public Objection to the Construction of a dam in Hammana

On public resistance to dam in Hammana and accusation of improper administration procedures, including EIA study.

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Environment In The News

Govt may change its stance on seabed mining

The Namibian government announced a comprehensive environmental assessment study will be carried out before launching seabed mining projects due to concerns about possible harm to marine life.  21 more words

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Mandatory Environmental Corporate Social Responsibility: Can Canada become a leader?

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) has become an integral part of the corporate decision-making process. This acceptance of EIA as a project decision making tool with processes for identifying and evaluating impacts has translated into the world of corporate management with the creation of various public reports on corporate social responsibility (CSR). 492 more words

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Incorporating Climate Change in EIA

by: Adam Pinchefsky

Climate Change has been recognized as a serious global issue for decades, but to date our actions have been inadequate to deal with the problem. 634 more words

Career Paths for Environmental Impact Assessment Graduates

by Dana Feingold


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Environmental impact assessment (EIA) is a trans-disciplinary field that integrates public policy, qualitative analysis, quantitative and statistical analysis, GIS mapping, stakeholder engagement, long-range planning, scientific expertise, and many other knowledge areas.  407 more words