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This Week's Highlights

Education Awareness Session on changes to Environmental Legislation

NOTE: This opportunity has expired or is an event which has already taken place.

Co-hosted by the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador (PEGNL) and the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE-NL) in co-operation with Memorial University of Newfoundland Faculty of Engineering

PEGNL and CSCE are offering a seminar on the changes to environmental assessment process on January 22nd. There are still some openings for NEIA Members who wish to attend in person and also people can attend online.

If you are interested you can contact Leo White at lwhite@pegnl.ca, identifying your NEIA affiliation and also whether you want to attend in person or online.


Schedule of Events

9:00Welcome/ Introduction to the Session (PEGNL/ CSCE)
9:15The Canadian Environmental Assessment Act- 2012

(Derek McDonald, P.Eng., Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency,
Halifax, NS)
9:45The Canadian Environmental Protection Act – changes to the Disposal at
Sea Permitting Process

(Kevin Power, P. Eng., Environment Canada, Mount Pearl, NL)
10:30 Nutrition Break
10:45Panel Discussion:
Implications of CEAA 2012 to other legislative authorities responsible for environmental assessment of projects and to practitioners of environmental assessment in NL.

Panel Members:

  • Representative from the NL Department of Environment and Conservation – Environmental Assessment Division.
  • Representative from the Canada –NL Offshore Petroleum Board
  • Representative from the NL Consulting Community of Practitioners.
11:30Open Forum Q&A for participants
12:00Session Wrap up




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