TRCA Manual - cover The manual provides guidance regarding the planning and design of structural low impact development practices for rainwater/stormwater management. It is a tool to help developers, consultants, municipalities and landowners understand and implement more sustainable rainwater/stormwater management practices.
The Rain Garden Fact Sheet by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation provides information on designing and building a rain garden, as well as tips for improving rainwater management on individual residential properties.
The "Guide to Sustainable Design with Concrete" is a tool developed to assist the design community in their drive toward sustainable design. The guide includes an application of the Water Balance Model to demonstrate the use of pervious pavers.
A scenario comparison tool to assess green infrastructure effectiveness, achieve a lighter 'water footprint' and protect stream health. Learn More
The Water Conservation Calculator illustrates how specific water conservation measures can yield both fiscal and physical water savings for communities. Learn More
This Landscape Irrigation Scheduling Calculator uses real-time daily evapotranspiration (ET) rates determined from climate stations located within British Columbia. Learn More
This Agricultural Irrigation Scheduling Calculator uses real-time daily evapotranspiration (ET) rates determined from climate stations located within British Columbia. Learn More
The BC Agriculture Water Calculator enables water licensing for all irrigation purposes, whether agricultural or landscape. All non-domestic users of groundwater in BC are required to obtain a licence. Learn More