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Environmantal Benefit Index for Wetland Restoration on Private Lands in the Greenbelt Region of Ontario, Canada: User Manual

This manual on the Greenbelt-specific Environmental Benefit Index (EBI) is to measure changes in ecosystem services as a result of landowners undertaking specific wetland restoration activities.

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Environmental Benefit Index for Wetland Restoration on Private Lands in the Greenbelt Region of Ontario, Canada: Literature Review and Conceptual Framework

The study reviews economic fundamentals of reverse auctions (RAs) and Environmental Benefit Indices (EBIs) used in the USA, Australia, and Canada. The study also recommends a framework for a Greenbelt-specific wetland restoration EBI that includes biological, hydrological, and social benefits.

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Integrated Watershed Monitoring Program Reference Series. Volume 1: Program Overview and Monitoring Plan

This document provides a high-level overview on CVC’s Integrated Watershed Monitoring Program’s (IWMP) history, study design, data management, analysis, reporting, administration and implementation recommendations.

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Landowner Wetland Management and Incentives for Wetland Restoration – Factsheet

A factsheet summarizing CVC study of rural landowners (farm and non-farm) in the Credit River watershed to determine: 1. how they manage wetlands on their properties; 2. their attitudes towards wetlands and the ecosystem services they provide; 3. their willingness to take on wetland restoration or enhancement projects; and 4. their preference for incentives to take on such projects.

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Landscape Scale Analysis of the City of Mississauga: Appendix C – Urban Land Classification System

Appendix C of “Landscape Scale Analysis of the City of Mississauga: Final Technical Report”. Describes CVC’s Urban Land Classification system, a mapping tool developed to classify land uses in urban areas of the Credit River Watershed, and how it can be used to identify potential restoration opportunities.

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Landscape Scale Analysis of the City of Mississauga: Final Technical Report

Report documenting the methodology, results and recommendations for implementation of a Landscape Scale Analysis and Enhancement Opportunity Analysis completed in the City of Mississauga. The Landscape Scale Analysis assessed the relative importance of the City’s natural and semi-natural areas to ecosystem function, and the Enhancement Opportunity Analysis identified opportunities for restoration and stewardship activities within non-natural agricultural and open space areas.

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Ranking local species of conservation concern in the Credit River Watershed

This report outlines CVC’s method to assign local conservation status ranks (L-ranks) and identify local species of conservation concern at a watershed scale, and demonstrate its application using the fishes of the Credit River Watershed as a test case.

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2021-04-02
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