Species at Risk Habitat Evaluation

EDI Agriculture

EDI assessed habitats for key species at risk at three Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada sites in British Columbia. The scope included a desktop review and habitat assessment to identify Species at Risk Act schedule 1 species potentially occurring at the … Read More

Analysis of Implementing Solar Electricity On-Farm

EDI Agriculture

In association with Midgard Consulting, EDI co-authored an environmental and social impact assessment of installing solar power on farms in British Columbia. The review was conducted for the BC Ministry of Agriculture and considered various farm types and regions across … Read More

Environmental Farm Plan Drainage Management Guide

EDI Agriculture

EDI was responsible for managing an update of the provincial Environmental Farm Plan Drainage Management Guide for the BC Ministry of Agriculture. This guide provides environmental guidance to farmers and municipalities on drainage maintenance activities in agricultural watercourses. This 12-year-old … Read More

Port Kells Agricultural Land Reserve Property

EDI Agriculture

The proposed land development project in Surrey, was within the Serpentine River watershed, in the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR). The proposed offsetting for agricultural loss involved the enhancement of agricultural capability within the watershed, specifically irrigation water that would be … Read More