Mackenzie Valley Review Board

Practitioners' workshop

The Review Board annually hosts EIA Practitioners workshops where participants examine the different aspects of the EIA process and identify current challenges and potential solutions to how environmental impact assessment is done in the Mackenzie Valley.

  • Preliminary Screening Workshop Report PDF

    This is the report from the Preliminary Screening Workshop held at Tree of Peace in Yellowknife on September 7, 2016.

  • Preliminary Screening Practitioner's Workshop Presentations, September 7, 2016 PDF

    The Preliminary Screening Practitioner's Workshop was held on Wednesday, September 7th at the Tree of Peace in Yellowknife. The attached includes the purpose of the workshop, the agenda and the presentations given. A summary report will be available in October, 2016.

  • MVRMA Workshop Summary Report PDF

    This is the summary report for the MVRMA workshop that was held in January, 2016 in Yellowknife.

  • January 2016 MVRMA Workshop Presentations PDF

    The following document contains the presentations given at the MVRMA Workshop in January of 2016. A summary report will be available in March, 2016.

  • 2015 EIA Practitioners' Workshop PDF

    Theme: New Tools for New Rules

    The topics of this workshop included amendments to the Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act and the process improvements that are being considered. This document contains the agenda, plenary presentations and the break-out workshop presentations.

    The workshop was held on February 16 and 17, 2015 in Yellowknife.

2008 EIA Practitioners' Workshop

Theme: "Close the Loop" - In 2008 we will close the loop by improving the integration of the EIA process into the overall resource management system. Key note speakers, plenary sessions, and working groups will explore how EIA can inform monitoring, enforcement, and follow up, and how these processes themselves can shape EIA. Discussions will centre on the EIA process' place in the integrated resource management system.

2007 EIA Practitioners' Workshop

Theme: "Do Early Work"

2005 EIA Practitioners' Workshop

This workshop featured staff presentations on the "Lessons Learned" from selected environmental assessments