Conservation planning

Strengthening Impact Assessment and Regulatory Efficiency

Johnston, A., Lindgren, R., Gibson, R., Ginsberg, J., Sinclair, A. J., McIntosh, A. Ray, J. C., Hazell, S.


Abstract

Letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau regarding the Supreme Court of Canada’s opinion on the constitutionality of the Impact Assessment Act.

Recommended citation

Johnston, A., Lindgren, R., Gibson, R., Ginsberg, J., Sinclair, A. J., McIntosh, A. Ray, J. C., Hazell, S. (2023). Strengthening Impact Assessment and Regulatory Efficiency. WCS Canada. https://library.wcs.org/DesktopModules/Bring2mind/DMX/API/Entries/Download?EntryId=49917&PortalId=96

Justina Ray

Justina Ray

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