Site Characterization

With over 15 years of experience in site characterization work, ACTIVA Environnement has completed a number of undertakings in this field, both in remote regions and in urban settings. In fact, our team of specialists has carried out hundreds of field campaigns covering aspects as diverse as water and soil quality, the presence of special status species and the acoustic climate.

  • Identification and characterization of wetlands and watercourses
  • Initial soil and water characterization
  • Analysis and management of contaminated soil and water
  • Wildlife habitat characterizations
  • Validation of the presence of special status species of fauna or flora
  • Validation of the presence of exotic/invasive species
  • Resource surveys and site characterization
  • Natural resource characterization and assessment of sites

Our realizations at a glance:



Wind Power
Transmission Lines
Oil & Gas


Roadways and Bridges
Municipal Infrastructure
Rail Transport
Maritime Sector


Sand Quarries
Forest Industry


Industrial Sites


Having been a client for several years now, we highly appreciate your ability to quickly mobilize your team and the appropriateness of the solutions you propose. You understand the issues and know where to focus your efforts.

Marc Richard, Vice President, Borea Construction, a subsidiary of Pomerleau

We really appreciated how efficient you were as well as how fast we received our certificate of authorization. We had never experienced such service before

Jacques Beaupré, general manager, Carrières Rive-Sud

I’m more than satisfied with the services we’ve received over the years. Your availability, state of readiness and level of competency are to be commended. Your firm excels in offering practical solutions.

Pierre Beauchamp, project manager, Construction Énergie Renouvelable

The report was meticulously prepared and very clear. We appreciated your capacity for synthesis and your ability to meet the deadlines and objectives of the mandate.

Claude Vachon, head of operations, Ressources minérales Pélican