Humans at the heart of EIA

Mariana Trindade, biologist at Groupe Hémisphères, will participate at the 26th convention of the AQEI on May 3rd and 4th in Québec. The theme for the convention is: humans at the heart of environmental impact assessments.

« Humans, the subject of Impact Assessments, is also a citizen and as such, is also the owner of any state process. The update to Québec’s assessment procedure seeks to return humans to the centre of the process through its spirit of transparency and opportunities for public participation. »

Details on the event : 26e congrès de l’AQEI

26th convention of the AQEI (Québec Association for Impact Assessment)

le Friday, 20 April 2018 Events avec 0 commentaire

Humans at the heart of EIA Mariana Trindade, biologist at Groupe Hémisphères, will participate at the 26th convention of the AQEI on May 3rd and 4th in Québec. The theme for the convention is: humans at the heart of environmental impact assessments. « Humans, the subject of Impact Assessments, is also a citizen and as […]

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Cyanobacteria detected using satellite imagery in Quebec Lakes

le Thursday, 22 March 2018 News avec 0 commentaire

The city of Quebec and Groupe Hémisphères have reached an agreement to test a new technology which aims to detect the concentration and distribution of cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) in real time using satellite imagery in the Lake Saint Charles and the other lakes within the same watershed. This project, which was completed as part of […]

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FloraQuebeca Congress 2018

le Thursday, 1 March 2018 Events avec 0 commentaire

Julie Tremblay from Groupe Hémisphères will participate in the first annual FloraQuebeca conference to be held on March 23 in Quebec City.  Details : FloraQuebeca

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Wetlands seminar 2018

le Thursday, 1 February 2018 Events avec 0 commentaire

On March 1st, Groupe Hémisphères will be present at the colloquium and training day on the new law regarding the conservation of wetlands and hydrous environments, under the theme :  « New requirements on wetlands and hydrous environments: changes to land use planning and forestry ». This seminar, which will take place in Québec, is organized […]

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Thinking ahead: provincial conference on flood management

le Thursday, 18 January 2018 Events avec 0 commentaire

Next February 1st, Groupe Hémisphères will be present at the provincial conference on flood management “Thinking Ahead”. The frequency and intensity of flood events is expected to increase, and this event will establish a dialogue between the key players on existing solutions that are concrete and applicable. For more information: https://robvq.qc.ca/formations/congres_inondations         […]

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Environmental technologies fair of Québec

le Thursday, 18 January 2018 Events avec 0 commentaire

The 12th edition of the Environmental technologies fair of Québec will bring together more than 120 speakers from four themes: innovation, green, energy transition and sustainable cities. Julie Camy, geomatician and lead for the remote sensing programs at Groupe Hémisphères, will present Remote monitoring of algal blooms for the protection of the sources of surface […]

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Réseau Environnement’s coordination committee

le Monday, 20 November 2017 News avec 0 commentaire

Mariana Trindade from Groupe Hémisphères will participate in Reseau Environnement’s coordination committee, who’s ai mis to participate in the consultations on the modifications to the regulations which may be made in the context of the Law to modify the Law on Environmental Quality, who’s aim is to modernize the environmental assessment system. For more details, […]

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Annual general assembly of the AQEI

le Monday, 20 November 2017 News avec 0 commentaire

On Wednesday November 22, Mariana Trindade from Groupe Hémisphères will participate at the annual general meeting of the Association québécoise pour l’évaluation d’impacts [Quebec Association for Impact Assessment], which will take place at the Maison du développement durable in Montreal.

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Fifth regional forum on water at Chaudière-Appalaches

le Friday, 17 November 2017 Events avec 0 commentaire

On November 30th, Groupe Hémisphères will participate at the 5th edition of the regional forum on water at Chaudière-Appalaches, where one of the themes will be on contamination of natural environments. The event emphasizes the importance of working together, from consultation to action. For more information and details of the program, click here.

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2017 conference of the Association of Biologists of Quebec

le Monday, 13 November 2017 News avec 0 commentaire

On Thursday November 23, Groupe Hémisphères will be present at the 42nd annual conference of the Association of Biologists of Quebec. The topic will be the evolution of the St-Lawrence River: Moving towards an integrated and participatory management approach. ‘How is our majestic St-Lawrence River, the quality of its waters, and the health of its […]

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