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Peter Howland, B.Sc.

Peter Howland EP


Mr. Howland is a Principal of GPC and accomplished aquatic scientist with experience in the permitting and design of municipal and industrial effluent discharges (outfalls) and marine infrastructure. His experience includes the complete life cycle of a consulting project including: scoping, cost estimating, project management and project execution.

Mr. Howland is experienced in the execution of oceanographic and limnological field studies, environmental impact studies and regulatory applications with a specialty in use and application of regulatory approved dilution modeling packages (CORMIX, Visual Plumes, Mike3). He has completed numerous baseline and compliance monitoring programs and is a Worksafe BC certified unrestricted SCUBA diver. He has also completed visual inspections of outfall pipelines and nearby habitat by SCUBA or remotely operated vehicles.


Environmental Management & Regulatory Approvals

  • CRD Core Area Wastewater Treatment, Pre-Discharge Monitoring Program and Environmental Impact Study. Victoria.  BC. Canada

  • Five Fingers Outfall, Environmental Impact Study and Marine Construction Approvals, Nanaimo BC, Canada 

  • Alberni Inlet and Somas Estuary Outfall Environmental Impact Study, Dilution Modelling and Estuarine Current Studies, Port Alberni, BC, Canada

  • Cape Lazo Outfall, Stage 1 and 2 Environmental Impact Studies, Comox, BC, Canada

  • Cowichan Valley RD Liquid Waste Management Plan Amendment, Environmental Impact Study, Cowichan Valley, BC

  • Tofino Outfall, Environmental Impact Study and Marine Outfall Assessment. Tofino, BC

  • Lambourn Outfall, Stage 2 EIS, Cowichan Valley Regional District. Cowichan Bay. BC

  • Macaoh Outfall, Environmental Impact Study Dilution Modelling and Dive survey, Stantec, Barkley Sound, BC

  • Bow River Outfall, Outfall dilution modelling and limnological field studies, Calgary, AB

  • Prince Rupert Landfill Outfall Dilution Modelling, Prince Rupert, BC

  • Kitimat River Outfall Assessment, Dilution modelling and hydraulic analysis. Kitimat. BC

  • Bulk Terminal, Pre-Feasibility and Oceanographic Baseline Study. Stewart, BC

  • Nanasivik Naval Facility, Baseline Environmental Study, Baffin Island ,NU

  • Rankin Inlet Wastewater Study, Oceanographic Studies and Outfall Assessment, Rankin Inlet, NU

  • Harrison River Outfall EIS, Harrison River Fishing Lodge. Harrison Lake, BC, 

  • Ahousaht Outfall, Marine Outfall Feasibility Study, Ahoushat BC

  • Operational Assessment of Selected Wastewater Discharges, Oceanographic Characterization, Various Location (including Ahousaht/Millar Channel), BC

  • Silammon Outfall, Environmental Impact Study, Baseline Monitoring, Engineering Studies, Sliammon, BC  

  • Penelakut Outfall, Feasibility Study, Penelakut, BC

  • Kitkatla Outfall, Environmental Impact Study, Kitkatla, BC

  • Marine Outfall Feasibility Study, Chatwin Engineering, Klahoose, BC​

  • Marine Outfall Reciving Environment Monitoring: Ucluelet, BC Canada

  • Marine Outfall Reciving Environment Monitoring: Tofino, BC Canada

  • Duke Point Outfall Reciving Environment Monitoring: Nanaimo, BC Canada

  • Bow River Outfall, Outfall dilution modelling and limnological field studies, Calgary, AB

  • Iona Deep Sea Outfall Sediment Effect Survey, Vancouver, BC, Canada

  • Lion Gare Outfall Sediment Effects Survey, Vancouver, BC, Canada

  • Masset Outfall Dye Study, Massett, BC, Canada 

  • Indian Arm Outfall, Municipal Wastewater Regulation Registration Environmental Impact Study, Indian Arm, BC

  • Camp Fircom, Environmental Impact Study and Municipal Wastewater Regulation Registration. Gambier Island, BC​

  •  Marine Outfall, Feasibility Study, Fanny Bay, BC

  •  Marine Outfall Feasibility Study, Klahoose, BC

  • Brightwater Outfall Proposal - Dilution modelling and oceanographic characterization. KingCounty. WA, USA

  • Indian Arm Sewage Disposal Review, Vancouver Port Authority, Indian Arm, BC, Canada 

  • Porteau Cove Outfall Permitting, Concord Pacific Group. Vancouver BC

  • Bowen Island Outfall Baseline Monitoring. Bowen Island. BC

  • Oyster Bay Outfall Feasibility Study. Campbell River. BC

  • Woodfiber Thermal Modelling Discharge Study.  Squamish. BC

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