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Register today for training courses led by conservation authority staff members and industry professionals with experience designing, constructing, maintaining and monitoring sustainable technologies in Canada.

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Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Online webinar
Urbanization, in general, increases impervious cover in a watershed. When impervious cover is increased, precipitation does not infiltrate as it would naturally. Instead, rainfall is quickly piped and channelled directly to the watercourse. An increase[...]
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Online Webinar
This webinar will highlight how designers/engineers are tasked with the impossible: preventing large scale flooding. This webinar is being offered as part of the TRIECA 2020 Webinar Series. To View and Register for the “Entire”[...]
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Online workshop
Two-day workshop, November 2 and 6 Monday November 2: 1 – 3pm Friday November 6: 1 – 3pm Overview: Green infrastructure, including low impact development (LID) practices, is becoming an increasingly common approach to stormwater management[...]
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Online webinar
Wetlands are an essential part of ecosystems and can be sensitive to changes in water inputs resulting from development. Wetlands can naturally control flood peaks by retaining water and allowing the slow release of water[...]
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar presents findings from a three-year field monitoring study comparing the run-off characteristics of simulated lawn test plots receiving roof drainage, located at the Kortright Centre in Vaughan, Ontario. This webinar is being offered[...]
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will discuss all the design and maintenance factors needed to achieve the maximum sediment retention. This webinar is being offered as part of the TRIECA 2020 Webinar Series. To View and Register for[...]
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will cover several topics related to skimmer basin design including, standards for determining the volume of sediment storage and technical guidance on how to model skimmers in stormwater modeling software packages. This webinar[...]
Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online Webinar
Overview Erosion control can be a challenge even on an easy site, but protecting Low Impact Development (LID) practices, which are designed to infiltrate or filter stormwater for more than 30 years, requires an ESC[...]
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am Online webinar
This course will be run in 3 sessions December 1 – 9am – 11am December 2 – 9am – 11am December 3 – 9am – 11am Course Description Low Impact Development (LID), an innovative stormwater[...]
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will examine the approach used to build a Stormwater Management Master Plan that integrated flood control and stormwater drainage while improving and protecting both groundwater and surface water quality. This webinar is being[...]
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will highlight research conducted that explores how local erosive rainfall (R-values) in the City of Calgary has changed in the past 20 years, increasing by 2.14 times. This webinar is being offered as[...]
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will address internal phosphorus loading from lake sediments with an alum treatment to flip the shallow lake from a turbid to a clear water state. This webinar is being offered as part of[...]

Register for any two live or pre-recorded webinars and select a third webinar for free. Use coupon code B2GOFWEB (must have 3 webinars in cart for coupon code to apply).


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Highway Stormwater Runoff Quality: Investigation of Improved Operational, Predictive and Treatment Approaches for Winter Maintenance

B. Trenouth  2019   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts


Cold climate researchEducation and outreachErosion and sediment controlLow impact developmentPlanning and developmentProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSalt managementWater quality

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Design of Infiltration Practices: Low Impact Development Technical Training

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2014   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts


BioretentionCold climate researchEducation and outreachLow impact developmentMulti-LID sitesPermeable pavementPlanning and developmentSoakaways, infiltration trenches and chambersSwales and ditches