Toronto Captures Rain on Downtown Streetscape

Instead of just replacing the former boulevards with newer concrete curbs and sidewalks, Peter Clewes and his colleagues worked to create a design that would increase the street trees and the amount of soil they receive using Silva Cells.

University of BC hosted Innovative Stormwater Management Conference in June 2007

The University of British Columbia is leading a national initiative that is intended to create a national network of experts that collaborate and share their experiences. "The conference provided a forum that enabled practitioners, researchers and decision-makers from across Canada to share knowledge and experiences regarding advances in the theory, methods and practices of rainwater management and planning," stated Hans Schreier.