Readings

Living in the Land (Lorne Peterson)

When the big storm hits – the role of wetlands to limit urban and rural flood damage(July 2017 report)

Constructed wetlands: References (July 2017)

Role of small water bodies in landscape nutrient processing (June 2017 article)

Benefits of Urban Greenspace (May 2017)

Ecological responses to habitat fragmentation per se (2017 article)

A framework for the practical science necessary to restore … ecosystems (December 2016 article)

Overcoming societal addictions: What can we learn from individual therapies? (October 2016 article)

Street trees and health in Toronto, and other tales (21 September 2016)

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander: Landscape architect par excellence (Aug-Sep 2016)

Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs (June/October 2015)

On cats killing birds (2015 article; updates)

More green space makes for healthier babies (July 2014 article)

Philadelphia aiming to be “Greenest City in America” (20 Jan 2014)

Exposure to natural environment makes you behave less impulsively (2014 article)

Carbon abatement from planting street trees in New York City (2013 article)

Structural and Functional Loss in Restored Wetland Ecosystems (2012 article)

Important report on systemic insecticides and pollinators (2012 report)

Oxford Forum for Sustainable Cities 2015 (1 October 2015)

TEEB Manual for Cities (2012 report; updates)

Greenbelt Natural Resource Bibliography – 1969-2011 (NCC document)

Urban green spaces: An integrative approach (2011 article)

Chicago updates its 2006 Nature and Wildlife Plan (2011)

Combatting soil erosion (July 2007)

Ontario Communities Sustainability Report, and other comparables (2007)

Land use in the 905: Sibbald Photography (June 2007)

Green infrastructure: Cost comparison (Oct 2014)

Valuing ecosystem services for urban planning (Dec 2014)

Green spaces and health: References (2008; 2015)

Suburban Sprawl: Exposing Hidden Costs, Identifying Innovations (Oct 2013 report)

New medicinal plants book Canada (May 2007)