Mackenzie Valley Review Board

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  • The significance spectrum and EIA significance determination. PDF

    The paper examines how significance determinations are made in impact assessment.  It uses a visual model, called the significance spectrum, to simply illustrate four basic steps for determining the significance of a predicted impact.  The highlights the need to use evidence-driven subjective informed judgement, reflecting societal values, when weighing the acceptability of predicted impacts. 

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