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Nature-based solutions: Crucial innovations for a resilient, sustainable future

August 02, 2023

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By Robert McTaggart, Gwen Rhodes and Amanda Ludlow

Robert McTaggart, Gwen Rhodes, and Amanda Ludlow discuss the latest innovations in Nature-based Solutions for Institute of Water Magazine

Nature-based Solutions (NbS) are constantly innovating to better address modern-day challenges and impacts from climate change. In this piece from Institute of Water Magazine, three Stantec colleagues investigate the developing nature of NbS and explore how these projects can offer a vast range of benefits.

From increasing biodiversity and managing stormwater run-off, to reducing flood risks, enhancing water quality, and supporting health and wellbeing, this article looks at current and future trends in NbS.

  • Robert McTaggart

    Robert is responsible for the technical governance and development of workflow procedures that maximise efficiency. He works on capital programs in collaboration with clients and regulators to ensure funded obligations and outcomes are met.

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  • Gwen Rhodes

    Gwen is a civil engineer working in water systems including drinkable water system improvement schemes, sustainable urban drainage (SuDS), surface water separation, combined sewer overflow (CSO) screening and storage, and flood alleviation.

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  • Amanda Ludlow

    With over two decades of experience in the development of sustainable treatment solutions for water and wastewater, Amanda is a principal in our South Burlington, Vermont office.

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