April 19, 2021

Summer Fieldwork Safety

This half-day virtual workshop will prepare your environmental field crews and summer students to perform environmental monitoring in a safe manner.
February 9, 2021

Env Coordinator Workshop | June 7-11

Do you worry about maintaining site compliance? Would you like to learn how to turn environmental legislative requirements into effective environmental programs? Join our week-long training workshop, beginning June 7, 2021.
January 25, 2021
On-Site Environmental Compliance Support Flyer

Environmental On-Site Compliance Support

We are pleased to announce that we are offering on-site environmental compliance support at a discounted rate! Take advantage of this offer if you find yourself shorthanded or need temporary additional support to complete a project. We have experienced environmental experts on-hand, ready to help you achieve your goals!
January 8, 2021
Job opportunity for Environmental Management System / Compliance Specialist in Northern Ontario

Career Opportunity | EMS/Compliance Specialist

Blue Heron is currently seeking an Environmental Management System/ Compliance Specialist to join our Permitting and Compliance Team in Ontario.
December 8, 2020
2021 Calendar Photo Contest Winners

2021 Calendar Contest Winners

We received breathtaking photos from across Canada! Congratulation to the group of winners for helping us to put together another beautiful calendar! We’d also like to graciously thank all the artists who participated.
August 25, 2020
Bridging the Gap with Ecology and Traditional Ecological Knowledge

Bridging the Gap

Participants will learn what environmental information and reports may be of interest to their community, and how to distill important information for discussion with community members. The course includes an overview of Environmental Assessments and Closure Plans.
August 25, 2020
Bringing it All Together - What an Environmental Monitor Needs to know about Environmental Reports

Bringing it All Together

Participants will learn what environmental information and reports may be of interest to their community, and how to distill important information for discussion with community members. The course includes an overview of Environmental Assessments and Closure Plans.
August 25, 2020
Hazardous Product Management

Hazardous Product Management

Resource industry projects regularly require the handling and storage of hazardous products on site. An overview of common hazardous products will be provided, as well as proper storage and handling for products that are harmful to the environment.
August 24, 2020
Wetlands 101 - Working Around Wetlands

Wetlands 101

Construction projects that occur near bodies of water have the potential to negatively impact aquatic organisms. There are several regulations to be mindful of, as well as more than one regulator that could inspect a site for compliance. This session provides a brief understanding of regulators/regulations around wetlands, how to judge wetland boundaries, and how to work around them responsibly.
August 24, 2020
Species at Risk Legislation and Triggers

Species at Risk

This session provides a detailed explanation of the legislation that covers species at risk, including the recent updates to the Provincial Endangered Species Act. Focus will be placed on the steps required for permitting under the Provincial legislation.
August 24, 2020
Species at Risk Introduction Course

Species at Risk | Introduction

Industrial activities can have impacts to the habitat of plant and animal species to various degrees. Activities within the potential habitat of listed species as Endangered, Threatened or Special Concern are regulated by the government under the Species at Risk Act and the Endangered Species Act. This session highlights permitting and timing windows to perform species at risk work.
August 24, 2020
Aquatic Studies and Environmental Effects Monitoring

Aquatic Studies and Environmental Effects Monitoring

This session will provide a general understanding of aquatic studies that are typically required in support of establishing baseline conditions for new mining activities. In addition, legislative requirements related to aquatic Environmental Effects monitoring will be reviewed.