Communities in Bloom (CIB) 2010 Conference Papers


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Environmental Horticulture

Presentations from the Communities in Bloom 
National Symposium on Parks & Grounds

Halifax, NS
October 27 - 29, 2010

*Please note that some presentations are quite large and may be slow to download.

Edible Landscapes

This presentation includes background information on the importance of urban agriculture and introduces the different types of urban...

Nutrients for the Mind

The Nutrients for Life Foundation promotes responsible management of plant nutrients and provides educational materials on plant nutrient...

Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, ON Communities in Bloom Presentation Document - 2010

Describes CFB Petawawa's initiatives in the eight Communities in Bloom criteria, and highlights the memorial forest to be established...

Carbon Cycling in Urban Ecosystems

Co-author and Presenter: Gina ZirkleThe impact of carbon cycling in urban ecosystems is of increasing interest as the discussion of global...

Cold Climate Living Walls - From Feasibility to Reality

Co-author: Sue Sirrs, Outside! Design and Planning StudioThis presentation shares the story of the development of a new exterior living...

Heat Islands Mitigation Through Vegetation

This presentation defines heat islands, how they work, their impacts, expected changes because of global warming, and will show how to...

International Panel: City of Nieuwpoort, Belgium

This is a presentation from the City of Nieuwpoort, Belgium, a five-bloom recipient in the 2010 International Challenge (Small) category....

International Panel: City of Zlin, Czech Republic

This is a presentation from the City of Zlin, Czech Republic, winner of the 2010 International Challenge (Large) category.Presentation from...

International Panel: Kunitachi City, Japan

This is a presentation from Kunitachi City, Japan, a five-bloom recipient in the 2010 International Challenge (Large) category.Presentation...

International Panel: Town of Pitlochry, Scotland

This is a presentation from the Town of Pitlochry, Scotland, a five-bloom recipient in the 2010 International Challenge (Small) category....

Nutrient Stewardship for Healthy Lawns

This presentation looks at how sustainable correction of deficiencies that limit plant growth involves applying the right source of...

Piazza Colombo, Trail, BC: A Rehabilitation Story

Piazza Colombo is a volunteer initiative to reclaim and restore a site to create a public space to commemorate the community’s Italian...

The Best of the Best Ideas

This presentation describes the best ideas from the America in Bloom's Best Ideas book, from all the cities participating in AIB's first...

The Greening of Trail, BC

This presentation looks at the greening and rehabilitation of lands impacted by past smelter emissions of sulphur dioxide and describes...

Youth and the Environment: City of Vaughan, ON

This is one of several Youth and the Environment presentations, and looks at the City of Vaughan's youth involvement in 1. Schools In Bloom...

Youth and the Environment: Town of Aylmer, ON

This is one of several Youth and the Environment presentations and looks at various projects in the Town of Aylmer's Environmental...

Youth and the Environment: Town of Drayton Valley, AB

This is one of several Youth and the Environment presentations and looks at various ways youth in Drayton Valley are encouraged to become...
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