EASC 333:Environmental Impact Assessment


Evolution of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) processes, the concept of sustainable development, national legislation on the environment and the EIA process. Identification and assessment of environmental impacts of development and their implication on overall decision-making process. Tools of impact assessment and mitigation: scooping studies, demographic, climatic, health, and ecological, social, economic impact assessment. Environmental management systems: environmental auditing and reporting. Land disturbance and reclamation, project decommissioning and. Case studies in mining and other geology environmental management.