RESOURCE LIBRARY | WATER

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Building Business Case for Municipal Natural Assets (FREE)

T. Koveshnikova,  L. Moretto,  A. Tariq  2021   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Climate change resiliencePlanning and developmentProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesThermal mitigation



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Evaluation of a Thermal Mitigation System on the Heritage at Victoria Square Pond in Markham

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  Toronto and Region Conservation  2021   |   Reports

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Protecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesStormwater management pondsThermal mitigationWater quality



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How Bad Is Bad: A Novel Approach to Evaluating Geohazard Risks along Watercourses (FREE)

D. Friesen,  H. Amirault  2021   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Erosion and sediment controlInspection and maintenanceProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesWatershed planning



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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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Data synthesis and design considerations for stormwater thermal mitigation measures

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  Toronto and Region Conservation,  Credit Valley Conservation  2019   |   Reports

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BioretentionConventional stormwater managementGreen roofsInspection and maintenanceLow impact developmentPermeable pavementPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSoakaways, infiltration trenches and chambersStormwater management pondsThermal mitigation




 


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