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- Finding Your Way in the Guide
- About this Guide
- List of Information Boxes
- 1.0 Introduction
- 2.0 Assessment Fundamentals
- 3.0 Key Tasks in Completing CEAs
- 4.0 Different Applications of the Assessment Framework
- 5.0 Preparing and Completing a CEA
- 6.0 Bibliography
- Appendix A: Glossary
- Appendix B: CEA Case Studies
- Alberta-Pacific Pulp Mill: Case Study Highlights
- Northern Saskatchewan Uranium Mines: Case Study Highlights
- Cold Lake Oil Sands Project: Case Study Highlights
- Cheviot Coal Mine: Case Study Highlights
- Huckleberry Copper Mine: Case Study Highlights
- Terra Nova Off-Shore Petroleum Project: Cas Study Highlights
- Eagle Terrace Sub-Division: Case Study Highlights
- Trans-Canada Highway Twinning Phase IIIA: Case Study Highlights
- Transportation Corridors in Glacier and Banff National Parks: Case Study Highlights
- Keenleyside Power Project: Case Study Highlights
- La Maurice National Park Hiking Trail: Case Study Highlights
- Mineral Exploration in the Northwest Territories: Case Study Highlights
- Appendix C: Cumulative Effects History in Canada
- Appendix D: Suggested CEA References
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