Resources & Publications

Ontario's Stream Rehabilitation Manual

Ontario Streams was heavily involved in the development of Ontario's Stream Rehabilitation Manual. This manual has been produced for the benefit of people who value the rivers and streams of Ontario. Below is a copy of the entire Rehab Manual. Click this link if you would like to view the manual by chapter

Ontario's Stream Rehabilitation Manual


Fisheries Management Plans

Ontario Streams has been involved in the development of several Fisheries Management Plans over the years. These important documents are resources meant to be used to develop and implement rehabilitation projects and to be used as a tool to guide and influence where development occurs. The finalized documents are listed below and are available for download.

Humber River Fisheries Management Plan

Credit River Fisheries Management Plan

Credit River Fisheries Management Plan - Appendix


Conferences

Great Lakes Sustainability Fund Technical Workshop, 2005 - Ontario Streams took part and presented in the Technical Workshop on Fish Barrier Remediation. The document containing all presentations, the agenda, and resources is available for download below. A few videos generously provided by Jon Clayton (CVC) of Mcfall Dam, Palgrave Fishway, and Raymore Park Fishway are also available for viewing.
International Association for Great Lakes Research, 2016 - Ontario Streams participated in IAGLR 2016 by presenting "Education Opportunities in Microplastics for Youth." Lisa Erdle presented her topic on the many issues surrounding plastic pollution in the Great Lakes and what can be done to encourage community action. Her presentation is available for download below.

Great Lakes Sustainability Fund Conference

Education Opportunites in Microplastics for Youth


Studies

Ontario Streams staff have been involved in a number of studies ranging in topics from endangered fish species to monitoring and assessing the health of our ecosystems. Studies that Ontario Streams staff have either directly authored or been a major consultant for are listed below.

Atlantic Salmon Egg Incubation Experiment - 2013

Atlantic Salmon Egg Incubation Experiment - 2012

Atlantic Salmon Egg Incubation Experiment - 2011

Atlantic Salmon Egg Incubation Experiment - 2010

Atlantic Salmon Egg Incubation Experiment - 2009

Atlantic Salmon Egg Incubation Experiment - 2008

Redside Dace Recovery Strategy Fluvial Geomorphology Study - 2004

Silt Smart - Erosion and Sediment Control Effectiveness Monitoring - 2012

State of the Wetlands in the Lake Simcoe Watershed - 2018


Environmental Assessments

Ontario Streams has been involved in the completion of several environmental assessments and environmental studies. Several reports that Ontario Streams has helped author are available for download below.

Lower Humber River Wetland Complex

Lower Humber Barrier Mitigation Project

Newberry Park Wetland Restoration Project