Projects

  • Carleton University 75 Community-Academic Expo

    A sub-committee of the Carleton University 75 Community-Academic Expo, focused on the academic-community partnerships in the area of sustainability, requested guidance from an OETN advisor to assist them in selecting the environmental projects and partners to be featured in the upcoming Expo.

  • Community Based Stream Monitoring

    Gaining a better understanding of the similarities and differences between existing community-based water monitoring in Ottawa and examining how these programs can be adapted.

  • Community Compost in Lowertown Ottawa

    This project was in collaboration with Ottawa Biosphere Eco-City (OBEC) and a local Ottawa resident to develop a community compost project for Lowertown, Ottawa.

  • District Energy System Research

    Research and analysis related to the feasibility of a district energy system in Old Ottawa East.

  • Community Food Waste Café

    Mentoring on branding the café and on building community support in anticipation of the launch.

  • Bioacoustics Monitoring of Conservation Lands

    Using bioacoustics and soundscape ecology to improve the ability to provide responsible long term care of properties.

  • Forest Trail Design

    Development of education trails while minimizing their environmental impact.

  • Stream/shoreline clean up – Robot Missions

    Assisting Robot Missions in approaching municipalities to run a trial of their robot and obtaining the necessary licenses or permits.

  • Bird-friendly Design

    Advice on how to promote bird-friendly design for new and retrofit projects.

  • Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard Waste Audit

    The Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard (GEFC) wanted to improve their waste efficiency and needed an Advisor to complete a waste audit.