RESOURCE LIBRARY | WATER

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Addressing the Stormwater Management Crisis in Urban Ontario: Aggregated Private-Public Land Green Infrastructure Retrofits

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  Credit Valley Conservation  2020   |   Technical Briefs

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BioretentionClimate change resilienceConventional stormwater managementInspection and maintenanceLow impact developmentPermeable pavementRainwater harvestingSoakaways, infiltration trenches and chambers



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Alternatives to Salt: What else melts snow and ice?

Lake Simcoe Region Conservation  2020   |   Technical Briefs

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Cold climate researchPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSalt managementWater quality



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Assessing the health of Toronto Street Trees Irrigated by Stormwater

Toronto and Region Conservation  2020   |   Technical Briefs

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Low impact developmentProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSalt managementSoil cellsStormwater tree trenchesTrees



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Erosion and Sediment Control Guide for Urban Construction – Training video

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  L. Rocha  2020   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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BioretentionEducation and outreachErosion and sediment controlInspection and maintenanceLow impact developmentPlanning and developmentPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesWater quality



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Evaluation of shade balls for mitigating summer heating of stormwater management ponds

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  Toronto and Region Conservation  2020   |   Reports

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Conventional stormwater managementPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesStormwater management pondsThermal mitigationWater quality



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Geothermal-based thermal mitigation of stormwater retention pond outflows

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  Toronto and Region Conservation  2020   |   Reports

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Conventional stormwater managementPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesStormwater management pondsThermal mitigationWater quality



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Glendale Public School Rain Garden: Design and Build Overview

Credit Valley Conservation  2020   |   Case Studies

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BioretentionEducation and outreachLow impact developmentThermal mitigation



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How has it changed? A comparative field evaluation of bioretention infiltration and treatment performance post-construction and at maturity

S. Spraakman,  T. Van Seters,  J. Drake,  E. Passeport  2020   |   Articles

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