Free Online Depave Paradise Coordinator Training

Free Online Depave Paradise Coordinator Training

Depave Paradise is a multi-community project of Green Communities Canada  to remove unwanted pavement, replacing it with native-planted green spaces that absorb and filter rain before it enters local waterbodies. The unique act of removing asphalt by hand draws the...
Rain Garden Master Class Returning March 2020!

Rain Garden Master Class Returning March 2020!

Rain Garden Master Class is Coming Back MARCH 2020! Classes will include engaging discussions with lots of photos, case studies with guest speakers, and activities to help you design your own rain garden. Course Fees ($200.00) include: Six training modules covering...
Hiatus planned for the Umbrella bulletin

Hiatus planned for the Umbrella bulletin

Since 2014, the Umbrella Stormwater Bulletin has shared stories, news and resources about green stormwater infrastructure in Canada and beyond. In our 76 issues, we’ve featured a wide range of stories. Here are a few favourites: Dispelling myths about the performance...
Start Depaving Paradise today!

Start Depaving Paradise today!

Photo: Volunteers tearing up pavement at Light of Christ Catholic Elementary School in Aurora in 2017. This event was organized by Windfall Ecology Centre.  Tear up pavement. Create greenspace. Get engaged. Get noticed. Bring Depave Paradise to your community! Join...