Urban development in the Lower Mainland often requires some level of environmental assessment (EA) to meet federal, provincial or local government requirements. Urban EAs are often triggered for projects that involve watercourse setbacks, instream works or other environmental sensitivities. The scope and process vary between jurisdictions but some common EA triggers, tools and methods are emerging.

Select presentationsĀ from this event held October 18, 2016 are now available for download.

Perspectives of an Urban Planner Part 1 of 2

Perspectives of an Urban Planner Part 2 of 2

Port of Vancouver

Riparian Bylaw - Streamside Protection

EA in the City of Coquitlam