Prerequisites: 31/38:192 or 42:272 or 14:274 or 14/38:275 or permission of Instructor.

The theory, principles and practice of environmental impact assessment to identify and mitigate adverse environmental effects of development projects and natural resource use. Environmental assessment is examined in the context of Canadian and Manitoba legislation and practice. Canadian environmental impact assessment practice is compared and contrasted to that applicable in the USA and in other countries. Assignments involve practical experiences, case studies and report preparation.

Cross-registered with (Geography) 38:476.

3 lecture hours per term, 2 laboratory hours per term , one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 31:476 in the BU Course Transfer Database.