A Guide to Green Roof Requirements in Toronto Green Standard version 4 (TGS v4)

High Performance.  Low Emissions.  Future-Proofed. The Toronto Green Standard version 4 (TGS v4) raises the bar for all new development in the city. It applies to all new planning applications in… read more →

Safely Working on Green Roofs

Fall accidents, injuries, and deaths happen in the workplace, every year. According to Occupational Healthy and Safety (OHS) Canada, more than 40,000 workers get hurt each year because of falls.… read more →

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NLSM’s Karen Liu Co-Presents with EDA’s Patrick Li: 2Gether at London Conference 2022

2 Days. 2 Disciplines. 2 Ways to Participate. Next Level’s Dr. Karen Liu and Patrick Li, principal and co-founder of EDA Collaborative Inc., will co-present a session at the joint Ontario… read more →

NLSM at Baka for Announcement on Green Economic Recovery

April 11, 2022 (Toronto) Under a canopy of solar panels that charge several electric vehicles – including a new Lucid Air –  Baka Communications President John Marion hosted Toronto Centre MP… read more →

NLSM Expands With Hire of Alex Mozhzhukhina

NLSM is excited to announce that Alex Mozhzhukhina Joins the Team Alex Mozhzhukhina has several years of hands-on landscape experience and recently earned her Landscape Technician diploma at Humber College. In… read more →

Tackling the Issue of Bird Building Collisions

Photo credit Tim O’Connell, Wilson Ornithological Society   Our feathered friends are flocking back into our cities.  Another sure sign of Spring!   Birds Canada estimates that over 600 species of birds, many of… read more →

Carports, Gazebos and Other Uninsulated Green Roofs

“Since the green roof is exposed to the cold from below as well as above, the cooling rate on the green roof is increased. Growing medium increases thermal mass and… read more →

NLSM’s Educational Webinars

Next Level Stormwater Management is a Continuing Education Provider Proof of Attendance will be issued for: PEO Continuing Professional Development Credit OAA Structured Learning Hours AIBC Core Learning Units LACES… read more →

Engineering Vegetated Roofing Systems to Optimize Stormwater Management 2.0

Free Webinar Presentation March 30, 2023 10 AM PT | 1 PM ET   What Engineers Are Saying “The presentation was great, very informative. Appreciated the time to answer all… read more →

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