Entries by Kevin Horrocks

Towards a Collaborative Strategy for Municipal Natural Asset Management: Private Lands

The Municipal Natural Assets Initiative aims to equip local governments across Canada with the tools needed to identify and account for natural assets at the community level, as well as the best practice guidelines for working with community stakeholders to increase natural asset management. As part of series of guiding documents being developed in collaboration […]

Private lands are key for a comprehensive and collaborative municipal natural asset management strategy

February 7, 2018 Article source: Smart Prosperity Institute By Sara Jane O’Neill Communities rely on nature’s services for long-term health, well-being and resilience. When those services disappear as a result of pollution, development, or unsustainable resource use, local governments are on the hook for coming up with ways to replace them. To avoid this risk, local governments […]


We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new website! We have intended the website to be simplistic and easy to navigate so that you can find the information you need quickly and easily. We will be updating our blog to keep you up to date with all new things happening at MNAI.