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This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks of ionizing radiation in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 3, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, radiological impacts, health-risks of ionizing-radiation, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
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This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks of water quality in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 27, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, water quality impacts, health-risks of water-quality, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
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This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks of air quality in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 23, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 27, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, health-risks of air-quality, air quality, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks associated with contamination of country foods, such as fruit, fish, seafood and game in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada (HC) looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 16, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, country foods, health-risks of country-foods, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
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This document provides generic guidance on the need for conducting a human health risk assessment (HHRA) in federal assessments of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects in Canada. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the assessment process.

Last Updated: Nov. 23, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 24, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, human health-risk asseeement, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

The assessments layer represents all assessments undertaken under the Impact Assessment Act, including those that continue under the provisions of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012. It includes assessments undertaken by the Impact Assessment Agency and other federal authorities as posted on the Canadian Impact Assessment Registry Internet site. The location of a given assessment included in the dataset is approximate and is based on information submitted by proponents, if applicable. More than one location may be identified for a given assessment.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 25, 2019
Organization: Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML ESRI REST
Keywords:  IAA, Transitional Comprehensive Studies and Screenings, Environmental assessment by substitution, Environmental assessment by Review Panel, Environmental assessment, CEAA 2012, Impact assessment by substitution, Regional Assessment, Impact Assessment by the Agency
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Noise can be defined as any unwanted sound. Sources of noise include aircraft, road vehicles, rail cars, construction and landscaping equipment, home and car stereo systems, media players, household appliances, and power tools.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 20, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Noise, health risks, sound level, exposure to noise, noise adverse effects
Federal

The following documents summarize the work completed in the 2014 season, as well as planned work for 2015. This information was also shared at the public forum in Yellowknife, NT, on February 26, 2015: Decision of Environmental Assessment and next steps toward full remediation, Roaster Deconstruction Project, Underground Stabilization Project, Air Quality Monitoring.

Last Updated: Feb. 23, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 27, 2015
Organization: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Mining industry, Environmental impact assessment
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This product contains 23,887 digitally restored 1971 census enumeration area (EA) boundaries for the 33 census metropolitan areas (CMA) defined by the 2011 census. EAs are the smallest geographical unit for the release of 1971 census statistics. These EA boundaries can be aggregated to the census agglomeration (CA) or the CMA level. The restored EA boundaries also include 1971 population and dwelling statistics.

Last Updated: Mar. 22, 2022
Date Published: May 24, 2017
Organization: Statistics Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML PDF ESRI REST
Keywords:  Geographic data, Urban development, Census data, Boundaries
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The reliance on wind as a source of energy is increasing in Canada and around the world. Some residents in communities that host large-scale turbine electricity generators have reported adverse health effects which they attribute to the sound emitted by operating wind turbines.

Last Updated: Jan. 27, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 5, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  radiation, things that emit radiation, wind turbine noise
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