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  • Sustainable Development

    City of Toronto's Prescribed Burning of Forestry

    This resource outlines the practice of prescribed burning conducted by the city of Toronto and its local foresty. It outlines what the practice of Prescribed Burning is, the impacts on the environment and how the city chooses and...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Ecosystems, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Sustainable Development

    City of Toronto's Urban Forestry Health Care

    This website provides information on improving the health of trees within the city of Toronto. The website provides pamphlets and resources on various diseases and invasive species that impact the health of trees within the city....

    Type:Research
    Topic:Biodiversity, Ecosystems, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Geography, Health, Global Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Water Issues

    City of Toronto's Wet Weather Management assessment/study

    Conducted by the Steering Committee, this research outlines the effectiveness of the city of Toronto's Stormwater management programs in order to find solutions that minimize negative environmental effects in the Ellis Avenues and...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Biodiversity, Sustainable Development, Water Issues
    Subject:Geography, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
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  • Renewable Energy

    Classroom Energy

    Classroom Energy includes a number of lessons: Energy 101 Oil and Natural Gas Energy, Technology and the Environment Classroom Energy was created to provide useful and fun real-world information on a key...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation, Renewable Energy
    Subject:Science, Geography, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    Climate Action Strategy for the Qunite Conservation Watershed

    The Quinte Conservation Authority Draft Climate Change Strategy for the Quinte watershed:  As stewards of the local watersheds Quinte Conservation has been active in assessing and monitoring climate change and is proposing to...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Natural Disasters, Solutions
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Air, Atmosphere and Climate

    Climate Change 101

    Climate Change 101 is a series of reports to provide reliable and an understandable introduction to climate change. The reports cover climate science and impacts, climate adaptation, technological solutions, business solutions,...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate
    Subject:Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Health

    Climate Change and Health

    This link connects to a page on Health Canada's website which provides a plethora of resources and research on the ways in which climate change has and will continue to affect the health of Canadians! Focuses largley...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health
    Subject:Science, Geography, Health, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Water Issues

    Climate Change and Its Impact On Water Management

    An explanation of how water levels in a watershed (in this case the Mississippi Valley Watershed) can be controlled and managed through the seasons and to mitigate extreme weather events like floods. Useful in understanding how the...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Natural Disasters, Water Issues
    Subject:Geography, Interdisciplinary Studies, Environmental Studies, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    Climate Change and Kingston

    This link connects to slides from a presentation by Risk Sciences International on the implications for the City of Kingston of climate change in the near and mid-term future. Lots of excellent graphics and info. beyond just...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Environmental Studies, Aboriginal Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Ecosystems

    Climate Change and Maple Syrup

    A series of online articles that explore the impacts of climate change on maple trees and the the production of maple syrup. Could support student inquiry into the effects of climate change on their local environment, on the local...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Aboriginal Rights and Knowledge, Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Ecosystems
    Subject:Geography, Environmental Studies, Religion, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 8 9 10 11 12
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