Charlie Palmer is an impact assessment and ecology professional with 20 years of experience in multiple jurisdictions. Charlie has strengths in environmental impact assessment under the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act 2012, and related provincial and federal legislation and policies. His particular focus is the interplay between regulatory and legislative needs and community and ecological issues. He specialises in biological mitigation development and assessments, species at risk, cumulative effects assessments and operational monitoring.
Charlie works on wind farm, solar and run of river hydroelectricity developments in British Columbia, Alberta, New Brunswick and the Northwest Territories at all phases of development from feasibility, approvals and construction through to operations. Charlie is also a frequent advisor to industry and governments on best practices for EIA policy and compliance and wind energy EIA.