Let’s talk: cumulative effects assessment in EIA

21st November 2019


Cumulative effects assessment in EIA considers the potentially significant environmental effects of a proposal together with those of other existing and approved projects. However, currently there is no clear, commonly agreed and replicable approach to cumulative effects assessment within the EIA community. This webinar gives you the opportunity to hear from leading EIA experts as they discuss the challenges and opportunities for cumulative effects in a facilitated, panel-based format. This was also followed by a Q&A session with the panel.

Cumulative effects assessment in EIA considers the potentially significant environmental effects of a proposal together with those of other existing and approved projects.

However, currently there is no clear, commonly agreed and replicable approach to cumulative effects assessment within the EIA community.

This webinar gives you the opportunity to hear from leading EIA experts as they discuss the challenges and opportunities for cumulative effects in a facilitated, panel-based format. This was also followed by a Q&A session with the panel.

The panel discussion was Chaired by Rachel Lawson, Associate Director at WSP

The panellists are:

  • Rebecca McLean, EIA Technical Director at SWECO
  • Joanna Wright, Director of Environmental Planning at LUC
  • Julia Barrett, Technical Specialist (EIA) at Mott Macdonald

This webinar is perfect for you if you work in EIA and want to know more about cumulative effects assessment methodologies and approaches. You will come away with a greater understanding of the current challenges, along with future direction and opportunities.

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