The environmental planning team at SECURE promotes corporate responsibility and regulatory compliance. We assist our customers by ensuring we are current with regulatory trends and criteria thereby avoiding unnecessary delays or excess costs. Our well qualified professionals aid in planning for any scale of project, and provide practical solutions to site selection, predevelopment, and monitoring. Our diverse team includes wildlife biologists, wetland fisheries scientists, hydrologists, forestry technicians, vegetation and soil specialists, and geoscientists. 

TECHNICAL WRITING  

Clients have relied on our technical writing expertise to produce manuals and environmental handbooks including waste management, release response and environmental planning. 

WILDLIFE  

We complete species at risk assessments and wildlife surveys. Services include background reviews, field assessments based on provincial protocols, identification of wildlife niche sites and identification and delineation of specific habitat. 

COMPLIANCE AUDITS  

Our regulatory group is dedicated to ensuring that audits are completed with the diligence necessary to meet criteria. We specialize in Indian Oil and Gas Canada compliance audits and response to regulatory non-compliance notifications. 

WATERBODIES 

We specialize in the identification and protection of watercourses and wetlands. Services include fisheries assessment (QAES), wetland assessment, crossing notification, pipeline exposures, HDD monitoring, mitigation plans and regulatory authorizations. 

ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING  

Comprehensive desktop reviews are completed to summarize areas of environmental sensitivity, regulatory concerns and facilitate efficient project development. Our team provides input and support for route selection and siting. Locations are chosen taking both environmental and cost factors into consideration.

SOIL AND VEGETATION 

Field surveys gather land use and topographical information, detailed soil profiling and a complete vegetation assessment. We have the expertise to provide these assessments for private, crown, special areas and reserve lands. 

GIS MAPPING  

Our GIS technicians offer customized data capture, constraint mapping and overviews of project areas. Mapping and reports are offered to aid in site selection and meet geospatial requirements.

For more information, please contact:

Conor McKenna 

Operations Manager, Environmental Planning and Regulatory

403 290 2445