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...
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...
Depave Paradise rips up Ontario pavement

Depave Paradise rips up Ontario pavement

Photo: a 2014 depaving project by Ecology Ottawa at Kitchissippi United Church turned a paved courtyard into a thriving pollinator garden Depave Paradise is an exciting project in which volunteers tear up areas of unused pavement by hand and replace them with green...