Achieving a proper balance between industrial development and the environment depends on integrated solutions.
Environmental monitoring in conjunction with industrial development is an example of how two distinct processes can be combined to achieve a high level of assurance that is based on environmental oversight of development activities. Verigon Canada is creating new ways for Indigenous people to take up new and expanding roles in environmental stewardship. Baselines and measured performance are increasingly relied on for making the best choices for industrial development that risk-mitigates environmental impacts. Verigon Canada enables Indigenous communities to play a key role in this regard.