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A Comparison of Two Approaches for Winter Maintenance of a Large Commercial Property

Lake Simcoe Region Conservation,  Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2022   |   Technical Briefs

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Cold climate researchPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSalt managementWater quality



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Review of Snow and Ice Control Practices on Parking Lots and Walkways

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program,  Toronto and Region Conservation,  Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks  2022   |   Reports

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Cold climate researchEducation and outreachInspection and maintenancePollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSalt managementWater quality



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Thermal Mitigation of Stormwater Management Pond Outflows Using Geothermal Cooling

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2022   |   Articles

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Climate change resilienceCold climate researchConventional stormwater managementLow impact developmentProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesStormwater management pondsThermal mitigation



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Town of Newmarket: Operational Changes and Effects on Chloride Application

Lake Simcoe Region Conservation,  Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2022   |   Technical Briefs

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Cold climate researchPollution PreventionProtecting and Restoring Natural FeaturesSalt managementWater quality



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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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Under Our Feet and On the Horizon: A Two Decade Review Erosion Hazard Assessment in Ontario (FREE)

R. Phillips  2021   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Erosion and sediment controlNatural channel designPlanning and developmentProtecting 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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