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An Introduction to Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

Dr Kathryn Collins 23 mins

Dr Kathryn Collins 23 mins

28th January 2021

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is a process used to identify the possible environmental, social and economic impacts a proposed project or development may have. This process is undertaken when designing a project to identify and mitigate the risks.

Dr Kathryn Collins, Senior Environmental Consultant at ITPEngerised, talks about the process of EIA and its importance when designing a project. The video will cover:

  • What EIA?
  • What are consultants trying to do?

Why do we need EIA?

How is an EIA undertaken

The importance of Consultation

How to consider Mitigation

EIA Reform


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