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    • The necessity of integrated water management in Quebec 

      Dupras, Michel (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Amoung CIP affiliates, the OUQ has been particularly active in provincial water management issues. The OUQ's Environment Committee, chaired by Michel Dupras, coordinated the affiliate's November 24, 1999, submission ...
    • The Nechako Watershed Council: Lessons from a grassroots initiative 

      Curry, John A.; Nightingale, Katherine (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Freshwater resources in Northern B.C. may be abundant, but decisions affecting these resources cannot be considered routine or easily made. The protracted debate over Alcan's proposed Kemano Completion Project heightened ...
    • Plan Canada - Volume 40, Number 5 (October, November, December 2000) 

      Unknown author (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Irritating planning: From H2O to water|Ressourcer l'urbanisme: de H2O vers l'eau
    • Planning "on the coast" in New Brunswick 

      Robichaud, Armand; Jordan, Paul (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      An overview of the most popular mobile workshop of the 2000 CIP conference in Charlottetown, PEI: "On the Coast" - a tour of parts of New Brunswick's coast to explore issues and experiences with coastal planning in the ...
    • Planning as a key to export development 

      Collins, Norval (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Using the Trade Team Canada initiative as an example, Norval Collins highlights the opportunity for export-oriented planners and their agencies to "do something".
    • A region of watersheds: Refreshing inter-municipal planning 

      Schwartzenberger, Stan (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Stan Schwartzenberger reports on the emergence of local watershed-based stewardship initiatives as the possible well-spring of a revival of inter-municipal, if not regional, planning in Alberta.
    • A self-managing paradigm for the waters of Greater Vancouver 

      Cameron, Ken (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Using an underlying bioregional perspective, Ken Cameron compares old and new paradigms on a Vancouver city-region scale.
    • South Saskatchewan River basin water management: A Red Deer River basin perspective 

      Shaw, Bill (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Summary of a presentation which surveyed water management planning in the Red Deer, Bow and Oldman Rivers, which comprise Alberta's portion of the South Saskatchewan River basin.
    • Take a walk on the wet side: One perspective on community-based watershed planning 

      Joliat, Michelle; Willson, Gary (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      In Canada, rivers and lakes have been focal points of settlement, economic development, and transportation. Water is essential to the Canadian economy: it is an essential resource for food production, most industrial ...
    • An uncommon "commons" approach to floodplains and riverbanks 

      Valiquette, Pierre M. (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Pierre Valiquette contributes insights from an "uncommon" grassroots initiative in Montreal, firmly based on a perspective that values the historic notion of the commons (represented by floodplains and riverbanks).
    • A vision for Canada's water 

      Madramootoo, Chandra (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Water is the lifeblood of the environment. In Canada, water is an integral part of our identity. Its importance is reflected in our economic development, recreational pursuits, and culture. Water has played an integral ...
    • Water in the world: Sandra Postel's conference keynote presentation 

      Postel, Sandra (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Sandra Postel launched the conference with her overview of "Water in the World." She reminds us of water's essential "quality" (unlike that of oil) as being basic to life on earth, necessarily conferring a dimension of ...
    • Water re-use technology: An alternative to "the big pipe"? 

      Soroczan, Cate (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation has been conducting research into water reuse technology, water conservation methods, alternative waste treatment systems, demonstration projects, and other water-related issues.
    • Water resource planning and community design 

      Ramjohn, Jamal (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Rural Alberta is experiencing the pressure of tremendous residential growth. Water continues to be a critical issue in rural development, both as a source of drinking water and a means of wastewater treatment.
    • Watershed planning and management: Technologies for the new millennium 

      Palmer, R. Mark; Burritt, D.; Burgess, Charles (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      In 1998, Greenland International Consulting began developing integrated GIS-based, real-time water management software (with flood forecasting capabilities), in partnership with the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation ...
    • Watersheds as the context and focus of integrated graduate training 

      Tamminga, Ken (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2000)
      Over the past half-century or so, the conceptual and physical watershed has become much more than a land surface that drains to a common, watery receptacle. As many planners know, the watershed has long been a ...