Wetlands


Aquality has considerable expertise in wetland restoration and treatment wetland design. Our biological team has been involved in innovative projects including design of the City of Edmonton's Kennedale Constructed Wetland Stormwater Treatment Facility (Emerald Award Nomination Recipient, 2010). We have also completed numerous wetland assessments for industry and land development clients over the past ten years, and have provided technical expertise in wetland policy development for several municipalities. Aquality staff are involved with stakeholder committees to keep our environmental policy knowledge up-to-date.

Some of the services we offer include:

  • WAIR (Wetland Assessment and Impact Reporting)
  • Wetland impact assessments
  • Wetland inventories
  • Wetland delineation
  • Wetland restoration
  • ABWRET-E (Alberta Wetland Rapid Evaluation Tool) assessment
  • Wetland basin permanence assessments
  • Soil assessments
  • Constructed wetlands for water treatment
  • Wetland compensation plans
  • Wetland policy and implementation plan development
  • Permits and regulatory approvals
  • Literature reviews and database research
  • GIS Mapping
  • Wetland Policy courses for Environmental Professionals