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Tortue River Nature Park

Protecting and developing the biodiversity of this green space

  • Candiac, Qc

    Candiac, Qc

A nature park rich in biodiversity

The City of Candiac wanted to make the riverbanks of the Tortue River accessible to residents and offer water-based activities by developing a nature park along the river, a project that would meet environmental guidelines and standards, because the space is designated as a protected area due to its wealth of flora and fauna.

Our urban design team identified the constraints and issues pertaining to the project, then proposed and executed a development concept that showcases the distinctive signature of this area and the Candiac population’s very personal connection with it.

The project included a 2.1-km path along which plants and wildlife can be observed and consolidated features and accesses to bike path networks, Marie-Victorin Boulevard and the nearby Green Route. Thanks to this development, residents can enjoy a place for contemplation and tranquility, where relaxation, leisure and physical activities are encouraged year-round.

At a Glance

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Client
  • City of Candiac
Project team

Steve Potvin, Principal

It’s crucial to have good knowledge of the local culture before diving into its environment.

André Arata, Principal

The essence of my work is to motivate the troops, listen to the needs of my clients, develop functional—yet also imaginative—practical designs, and, finally, communicate them.

Steve Potvin

Principal

André Arata

Principal

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