Assessing Impact: Handbook of EIA and SEA Follow-up

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Overview

Written and edited by an authoritative team of internationally known experts in environmental impact assessment (EIA), this is the first book to present in a coherent manner the theory and practice of EIA and strategic environmental assessment (SEA) follow-up. This book is the must-have tool for impact assessment professionals, academics, regulators and proponents working on projects of all scales in all jurisdictions.
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'This book will prove to be an invaluable reference and guide for EIA practitioners in industry, consultancies and regulatory agencies, as well as in the education and training sector'
Paula Caldwell, Director General, Environmental Protection Service, Environment Canada

'This book is a must-have tool for impact assessment professionals, academics, regulators and proponents working on projects of all scales in all jurisdictions'
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'This edited text is a valuable addition to the rapidly growing guidance documentation on environmental impact assessment (EIA) and strategic environmental assessment (SEA)... the balanced approach adopted by the authors means that the text is likely to be of interest to a mixed readership. The authors successfully achieve the somewhat daunting task of providing specialist technical insight whilst at the same time establishing clear linkages with broader environmental planning debates.'
Adam Barker, School of Environment and Development, University of Manchester. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, Vol. 49, No. 3, 471 - 474, May 2006

'Assessing Impact is written for the practitioner. I expect that it ill be read eagerly by those who want to make sure that EIA and SEA make substantial contributions to ESD.'
Ian Thomas, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia Journal of Environmental management, March 2005

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781844071395
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/28/2004
  • Edition description: 1
  • Pages: 360
  • Product dimensions: 6.68 (w) x 9.56 (h) x 0.98 (d)

Meet the Author

Angus Morrison-Saunders is Senior Lecturer in Environmental Assessment at Murdoch University, Australia.
Jos Arts is Manager of the EIA/Transportation Centre of the Dutch Ministry of Transport.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction to EIA follow-up 1
2 Theoretical perspectives on EIA and follow-up 22
3 A practical framework for EIA follow-up 42
4 Designing for EIA follow-up : experiences from The Netherlands 63
5 Appraising effects of mitigation measures : the Grand Coulee Dam's impacts on fisheries 97
6 Can industry benefit from participation in EIA-follow-up? : the ScottishPower experience 118
7 EIA follow-up and adaptive management 154
8 The independent environmental watchdog : a Canadian experiment in EIA follow-up 178
9 Learning by doing : EIA follow-up in Hong Kong 197
10 Follow-up in current SEA understanding 224
11 On evaluating the success of EIA and SEA 248
12 Lessons for EIA follow-up 286
App. 1 Framework for EIA follow-up and effectiveness and performance review (adapted from Sadler, 1996) 315
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