This 3-day course for professionals describes the basics of completing a riparian areas assessment and submitting a report under the Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operation’s Riparian Areas Regulation. A portion of the course is completed in the field, giving the participants hands-on experience.
There is also a 1-day course for participants who work with the RAR reports or with the qualified environmental professionals who complete the reports. The course includes a half day classroom session, followed by a half day field practicum. The course introduces participants to the purpose and application of the RAR, components of a RAR assessment, QEP requirements, and the requirements (Measures) within a RAR assessment report. Participants will also learn to recognize important features in the field.