Sustainability assessment principles and practices
Routledge Handbook of Environmental Impact Assessment
Taylor & Francis
School of Science / Centre for People, Place and Planet
Environmental impact assessment (ElA), which is arguably the most widely used environmental protection and management instrument in use globally (e.g. Morgan 2012;Yang 2019), has long been framed as a 'tool for promoting suinstainable development' (Morrison-Saunders 2018,7). This objective of EIA is explicity identified in best practice principles and other guidance materials published by the International Association for Impact Assessment [...].