Publications and Presentations


Below is a list of publications and presentations authored by CAWT scientists and researchers.

 

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Software

SubWet 2.0 © United Nations Environment Programme. 2009. Subsurface Wetland Modelling Software revised by CAWT/Fleming in association with Sven Erik Jorgensen and published 2009.

 

Chapters

Yates, C.N., G.C. Balch, B.C. Wootton, and S.E. Jørgensen. 2014. Practical Aspects, Logistical Challenges, and Regulatory Considerations for Modelling and Managing Treatment Wetlands in the Arctic. In: Jørgensen, Sven Erik, Ni-Bin Chang, and Xu Fuliu. (eds.). 2014. Ecological Modelling and Engineering of Lakes and Wetlands. Elsevier, New York.

Yates, C.N., B.C. Wootton, S.D. Murphy, and S.E. Jørgensen. 2014. Performance Testing of a Pilot Scale HSSF wetland in the Canadian Arctic. In: Jørgensen, Sven Erik, Ni-Bin Chang, and Xu Fuliu. (eds.). 2014.Ecological Modelling and Engineering of Lakes and Wetlands. Elsevier, New York.

Chouinard, A., C.N. Yates, G.C. Balch, B.C. Wootton, B. Anderson, and S.E. Jørgensen. 2014.  SubWet 2.0. Modelling the Performance of Treatment Wetlands in a Cold Climate. In: Jørgensen, Sven Erik, Ni-Bin Chang, and Xu Fuliu. (eds.). 2014. Ecological Modelling and Engineering of Lakes and Wetlands. Elsevier, New York.

Yates, C.N., B.C. Wootton, and G.C. Balch. 2014. Framing the Need for Application of Ecological Engineering in Arctic Environments. In: Jørgensen, Sven Erik, Ni-Bin Chang, and Xu Fuliu. (eds.). 2014. Ecological Modelling and Engineering of Lakes and Wetlands. Elsevier, New York.

Yates, C.N., B.C. Wootton, S.E. Jorgensen, and S.D. Murphy. 2012. Use of Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment in Arctic Regions. In Jorgensen, S.E. (Ed.). 2012. Encyclopedia of Environmental Management. Taylor Francis, New York.
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Refereed Publications

Pouladi, S.F., B.C. Anderson, B. Wootton, and L. Rozema. 2017. Evaluation of passive reduction of nitrate from greenhouse effluent by planted bioreactors. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 17(3).

Yates, C., J. Varickanickal, S. Cousins, and B.C. Wootton. 2016. Testing the Ability to Enhance Nitrogen Removal at Cold Temperatures with C. aquatilis in a Horizontal Subsurface Flow Wetland System. Ecological Engineering 94(2016):344–351.

Pouladi, S.F., B.C. Anderson, B.Wootton, and L. Rozema. 2016. Evaluation of Phytodesalination Potential of Vegetated Bioreactors Treating Greenhouse Effluent. Water 2016, 8(6): 233.

Chouinard, A., Anderson, B.C., Wootton, B.C., and J.J. Huang. 2015. Comparative study of cold-climate constructed wetland technology in Canada and northern China for water resource protection. Environmental Reviews : 10.1139/er-2014-0082.

Hussain, S.I., Blowes, D.W., Ptacek, C.J., Jamieson-Hanes, J.H., Wootton, B., Balch,, G., and J. Higgins. 2015. Mechanisms of Phosphorus Removal in a Pilot-Scale Constructed Wetland/BOF Slag Wastewater Treatment System. Environmental Engineering Science 32(4).

Huang, J.J., Gao, X., Balch, G., Wootton, B., Jørgensen, S.E., and B. Anderson. 2014. Modeling of vertical subsurface flow constructed wetlands for treatment of domestic sewage and stormwater runoff by SubWet 2.0. Ecological Engineering 74(2014):8-12.

Chouinard, A., C.N. Yates, G.C. Balch, S.E Jørgensen, B.C. Wootton, and B.C. Anderson. 2014. Management of Tundra Wastewater Treatment Wetlands within a Lagoon/Wetland Hybridized Treatment System Using the SubWet 2.0 Wetland Model. Water 2014, 6(3), 439-454; ISSN 2073-4441.

Snow, A., B.C. Anderson, and B.C. Wootton. 2012. Flow-through land-based aquaculture wastewater and its treatment in subsurface flow constructed wetlands. Environmental Reviews, 2012, 20(1): 54-69, 10.1139/a11-023 

Yates, C.N., B.C. Wootton, and S. Murphy. 2012. Performance Assessment of Arctic Tundra Municipal Wastewater Treatment Wetlands through an Arctic Summer. Ecological Engineering: 44:160-173.
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Other Publications

Balch, G., and B. Wootton. 2016. Using Tundra Wetlands to Treat Municipal Wastewater in Canada’s Far North. WaterCanada. March/April 2016: 20-22.

Balch, G., Wootton, B., and C. Yates. 2015. Paulatuk, Nunavut – Wetland Management. Journal of the Northern Territories Water and Waste Association. 2015:12-14.

Balch, G., Wootton, B., and C. Yates. 2015. Chesterfield Inlet Wetland Modeling. Journal of the Northern Territories Water and Waste Association. 2015:28-30.

Wootton, B. 2012. In Praise of Partnerships. Ontario Pipeline 8(1). OWWA.

Wootton, B., and G. Balch. 2011. Evaluating Constructed Wetlands at CFS Alert, Nunavut. Journal of the Northern Territories Water and Waste Association. 2011:24-26.

Snow, A., B. Anderson, and B. Wootton. 2010. Ability of a Constructed Wetland to Treat Wastewater from the HHOA Fish Hatchery. OnSite 11(2):14-15.

Wootton, B., G. Balch, B. Anderson, C. Metcalfe, R. Slawson, A. Snow, L. Sansford, M. Mitzel, and C. Helt. 2010. Treatment of Particulate and Dissolved Wastes from a Flow-Through Aquaculture Facility. Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review 2011. Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Wootton, B., and C.N. Yates. 2010. Wetlands: simple and effective wastewater treatment for the North. Canadian Polar Commission Meridian Newsletter Fall/Winter 2010:12-16.

Yates, C.N., and B.C. Wootton. 2010. Pilot-scale experimental wetland cells in Baker Lake, Nunavut. Journal of the Northern Territories Water and Waste Association. 2010.

Wootton, B.C., and C. Metcalfe. 2010. A Nice Cold Drink: Keeping Water Potable in Canada’s North. Water Canada March/April 2019: 22-24.

Wootton, B., A. Hellebust, B.C. Anderson, and A. Snow. 2009. Treatment wetland installed at Haliburton fish hatchery. OnSite 10(1):1, 3, 11.

Wootton, B.C. 2009. Mitigating Contaminated Run-off from Sawmills – Using the Wood to Treat Itself. Influents Fall 2009:52.

Wootton, B.C., and S. Collins. 2009. Logistics for Implementing and Operating a Remote Testing Lab in Rankin Inlet, NT. Journal of the Northern Territories Water and Waste Association 2009 September:28-29.

Wootton, B.C., and A. Durkalec. 2009. Cold Snap: Wastewater Treatment Solutions for Arctic Communities. Canadian Water Treatment July/August 2009:24-25

Wootton, B.C. 2007. Canadian Research Centre Focuses on Constructed Wetland Technology. EcoEng Newsletter No. 13, June 2007. 

Wootton, B.C. 2007. Chapter 6, Watershed Scale Risk Mitigation Management Measures, pp. 193-228. In: Research Priorities for Source Water Protection: Filling the Gap Between Science and Implementation. Watershed Science Centre Report, Trent University, OMOE/OMNR, 333 pp.
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Reports

Siembida-Losch, B., Paul, J., and Wootton, B. 2017. Optimization of On-Site Advanced Wastewater Treatment System to Reduce Nitrogen and Organic Pollutants. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 40 pp.

Siembida-Losch, B., Paul, J., and Wootton, B. 2017. Investigation and Assessment of an Innovative Antimicrobial Product as a Viable Disinfectant for the Treatment of Water/Wastewater. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 32 pp.

Balch, G., Sheppard, M., Paul, J., and B. Wootton. 2017. Assessment and Evaluation of an Innovative Adsorption Product for Environmental Remediation. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 26 pp.

Siembida-Losch, B., Paul, J., and B. Wootton. 2017. Characterization of Abattoir Wastewater Streams and Evaluation of their Wastewater Treatment. Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 20 pp.

Balch, G., J. Balch, H. Broadbent, M. Sheppard, and B. Wootton. 2016. CFS Alert Wetland Report 2015. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. Provided to the Department of National Defence. 132pp.

Siembida-Losch, B., Paul, J., and B. Wootton. 2016. Optimization of an Innovative Environmental Remediation Product to Remove Oil from Polluted Waters and Surfaces 2015. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 44 pp.

Balch, G.C., Broadbent, H., Sheppard, M., Rawlings, K., Paul, J., and B.C. Wootton. 2015. CFS Alert Wetland Report 2014. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. Provided to the Department of National Defence. 116pp.

Balch, G., Slawson, R., Stevens, K., and B. Wootton. 2015. Showcasing Water Innovation: Floating Wetland Technology. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 72pp.

Broadbent, H., and B. Wootton. 2015. Investigation of the Potential Increased Performance of Adsorbent Pads Made from ROC Barrier Material with the Addition of Polyurethane Products. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 24pp.

Paul, J., and M. Plouffe. 2015. Validation of Enhanced Dust Monitoring Capability in a Portable Dust Monitor. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 44pp.

Siembida-Losch, B., and B. Wootton. 2015. Tuberculated Pipe Study – Phase I. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 28pp.

Siembida-Losch, B., Balch, G., and B. Wootton. 2015. Recovery System: Initial Thoughts. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 28pp.

Thomson, N.R., Solano, F., Cascante, G., and B.C. Wootton. 2015. Performance of Large Diameter Residential Drinking Water Wells – Biofilm Growth and Removal: Laboratory and Field Testing. Final Report, University of Waterloo and Fleming College. 42 pp.

Broadbent, H., and B. Wootton. 2014. Characterization of Mariposa Dairy Wastewater. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 40pp.

Kraemer, L.D., H. Broadbent, M. Iutzi, and B.C. Wootton. 2014. Validation of the AVIVE™ Water Treatment Solution – using Huwa-San® hydrogen peroxide as an alternative to chlorine-based disinfection technologies. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 44pp.

Paul, J., and B. Wootton. 2014. Innovative Microbiological Test Designed for Water and Wastewater Applications. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 48pp.

Paul, J., and B. Wootton. 2014. New aquaculture cage designed for improved fish condition. Final Report, Office of Applied Research, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 58pp.

Smith, B., and B. Wootton. 2014. Onsite Bio-Waste Treatment Options. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 52pp.

Balch, G.C., B.C. Wootton, and C.N. Yates. 2013. Treatment Wetland Performance in Canada’s Arctic: Final Report. Provided to Environment Canada. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario.  308pp.

Balch, G., B. Wootton, M. Sheppard, H. Broadbent, R. Slawson, and N. Goodlif. 2013. 2012 CFS Alert constructed wetland assessment report. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. Provided to the Department of National Defence. 138pp.

Balch, G., H. Broadbent, B. Wootton, and S. Collins. 2013. Phosphorus removal performance of biorention soil mix amended with Imbrium Systems Sorbtive media. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario.  Provided to Imbrium. 48pp.

Kraemer, L., G. Balch, T. Bain, P. Fayad, S. Sauve, and B. Wootton. 2013. Possibilities for the transformation of pharmaceuticals in onsite wastewater discharge using advanced ozonation techniques. Conference proceedings – IUVA/IOA World Congress 2013, Las Vegas, USA. September 22-26. 17pp.

Kraemer, L.D., J. Paul, B.C. Wootton. 2013. Transformation of pharmaceuticals in onsite wastewater using advanced oxidation. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario.

Kraemer, L.D., S. Goodwin, G.C. Balch, and B.C. Wootton. 2013. Performance comparison of Hangzhou H and MEMCOR® ultrafiltration membranes. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario.

Paul, J., L. Kraemer, and B. Wootton. 2013. Anaerobic Digester Performance in the Digestion of Brewery Waste with the OMNIVORE Solution. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario.

Balch, G.C., B.C. Wootton, and C.N. Yates. 2012. Treatment Wetland Performance in Canada’s Arctic: Final Report, March 2012 for Environment Canada and Department of National Defence. Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 298pp.

Broadbent, H., and B. Wootton. 2012. Investigation of the Performance of Adsorbent Pads Made from ROC Barrier Material in Relation to the Number of Ply, Hydrocarbon Type, Length of Contact and Applied Alterations. Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 19pp.

Broadbent, H.A, Balch, G.C., Wootton, B.C, 2012.Independent assessment of performance of Biologic SR2 micronutrient stimulant for reducing odour and carbon material in wastewater during a batch test.  Final Report, Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 28pp.

Broadbent, H.A., Shane, B.C. Wootton, G.C. Balch, and S.L. Collins. 2012. Evaluation of treatment options for control of bluegreen algae (cyanobacteria) at the Rosebel Gold Mine in Suriname, South America. Report for Stantec Consulting. 170pp.

Yates, C.N., B.C. Wootton, and G.C. Balch. 2012. Pilot Scale Constructed Wetlands for Arctic Communities: IPY Final Report (2006-SR1-HW-031). Prepared for Indian and Northern Affairs.

Yates, C.N., and B.C. Wootton. 2011. Treatment Wetland Performance and Physical Characterization: Alert, Edzo, Fort Providence, Gjoa Haven, and Uluhaktok, NT. Prepared For Environment Canada. 47pp.

Balch, G., B. Wootton, A. Snow, B. Anderson, C. Metcalfe, and R. Slawson. 2010. Assessing the efficacy of subsurface flow constructed wetland cells for the treatment of land-based fish farm discharge. Ontario Fishery Enhancement and Aquaculture Association Collaboration Agreement Under the Aquaculture Collaborative Research and Development Program (ACRDP) Final Report: Project No.SR9199. 76pp.

Higgins, J., G. Balch, B. Wootton, I. Hussain, M. Walter, D. Blowes, and A. Mattes. 2010. Report to Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority for Engineered Wetland-Phosphex Integration Project: Advanced Engineered Wetlands Process to Remove Nutrients and other Contaminants from Wastewaters and Stormwaters in the Lake Simcoe Area. Lake Simcoe Clean Up Fund. 142pp.

Thomson, N.R., B. Wootton, P. Javor, H. Ruiz, and G. Cascante. 2010. Performance Comparison of Large Diameter Residential Drinking Water Wells. Ontario Ministry of the Environment. Best in Science (Agreement 7800). 117pp.

Yates, C.N., and B.C. Wootton. 2010. Treatment Wetland Performance and Physical Characterization: Paulatuk, NWT, and Pond Inlet, NT. Prepared For Environment Canada. 105pp.

Wootton, B., A. Durkalec, and S. Ashley. 2008. Inuvialuit Settlement Region Impact Analysis. Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment Draft Canada-wide Strategy for the Management of Municipal Wastewater Effluent. Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. 60pp.

Wootton, B., A. Durkalec, and S. Ashley. 2008. Nunavik Regional Impact Analysis. Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment Draft Canada-wide Strategy for the Management of Municipal Wastewater Effluent. Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. 62pp.

Wootton, B., A. Durkalec, and S. Ashley. 2008. Nunavut Regional Impact Analysis. Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment Draft Canada-wide Strategy for the Management of Municipal Wastewater Effluent. Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. 97pp.

Wootton, B. 2008. A Review of Omemee Water Pollution Control Options. Centre For Alternative Wastewater Treatment, Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario. 138pp.

Balch, G.C. 2007. Chapter 2, Intake Protection Zones, with a focus on the Great Lakes, pp. 11-50. In: Research Priorities for Source Water Protection: Filling the Gap Between Science and Implementation. Watershed Science Centre Report, Trent University, OMOE/OMNR, 333 pp.

Balch, G.C. 2007. Chapter 3, Waterborne Pathogens, pp. 51-90. In: Research Priorities for Source Water Protection: Filling the Gap Between Science and Implementation. Watershed Science Centre Report, Trent University, OMOE/OMNR, 333 pp.

Wootton, B.C., and C. Wilson. 2003. Population genetics of brook trout in the Burnt River watershed. Natural Resources DNA Profiling and Forensic Centre, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Watershed Science Centre Report, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, 32pp.

Wootton, B.C. 2002. Small stream assessment in the Burnt and Irondale watersheds. Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Watershed Science Centre Report, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, 30pp.

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Conference Presentations & Proceedings

Siembida-Losch, B., G. Balch, B. Wootton, and C. Guthrie. Development of a Closed Loop Water Recirculation Experimental System for the Study of Tuberculated Pipe and Drinking Water. Canadian National Conference on Drinking Water. Whistler, BC. Oct 28, 2015.

Siembida-Losch, B., G. Balch, and H. Broadbent. Insight into Innovative Decentralized
Wastewater Technologies. Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association Annual Conference. Niagara Falls, Canada. March 24, 2015.

Balch, G. Emerging Technologies in Onsite Wastewater Treatment. Alberta Onsite Wastewater Management Association, Convention. Edmonton, Alberta. March 6, 2015.

Balch, G, Wootton, B., Yates, C., Jørgensen, S., and Chouinard, A. Assessing the performance of cold climate natural treatment wetlands in the treatment of domestic wastewater effluents in northern Canada. Alberta Onsite Wastewater Management Association, Convention. Edmonton, Alberta. March 7, 2015.

Balch, G., Wootton, B., Yates, C., Jørgensen, S., and Chouinard, A. Assessing the performance of cold climate natural wetlands in the treatment of domestic wastewater effluents in northern Canada. Arctic Change 2014 Conference: Session T39, Planning, Design and Assessment of Water Resource Systems in Northern Communities. Ottawa, Canada. Dec 10-12, 2014.

Balch, G. 2014. Treatment Options for Wastewaters Collected from On-Site Systems. Ontario Association of Sewage Industry Services. Lindsay, Ontario. October 24, 2014.

Higgins, J., C. Chin, A. Mattes, and B. Wootton. 2013. Use of an Engineered Wetland System for the Long Term Treatment of ARD Seepage from a closed Tailings Management Area. 6th Annual CLRA/OMA Reclamation Symposium & Field Trip Municipal Building, Cobalt, June 18 – 19, 2013.

Anderson, B.C., B. Husk, M. Duteau, B. Wootton, and M. Hulley. 2012. Field-based Proof of Concept for Control of Diffuse Nutrient Loadings to Small Freshwater Lakes Impacted by Harmful Algae Blooms. Canadian Association on Water Quality. 27th Eastern Regional Conference, October 26, 2012, Sherbrooke, Quebec. Winner of Prix Philip H. Jones de l’ACQE.

Yates, C.N., and B. Wootton. 2012. The application of tundra for the wastewater treatment in Arctic Canada.  Session: Recent development in ecological modelling and engineering of lakes and wetlands. 4th International EcoSummit: Ecological Sustainability, Restoring the Planet’s Ecosystem Services. Sept 30-Oct5, 2012, Columbus, Ohio, USA.

Sansford, L.M., B.C. Anderson, and B. Wootton. 2012. Field scale performance of phosphorus removal in post-wetland filters. IWA Nutrient Removal/Recovery 2012, Harbin, China.

Anderson, B.C., B. Wootton, B. Husk, M. Duteau, and M. Hulley. 2012. Lake restoration through integrated watershed management. IWA Nutrient Removal/Recovery 2012. Harbin, China.

Balch, G., and B. Wootton. 2011. Workshop on the Development of a Resource Package for the Use of Tundra Wetlands in the Treatment of Domestic Sewage. November 21, 2011.Iqaluit, Nunavut.

Shane, A., B. Anderson, B. Wootton, and J. Clark. 2011. Evaluating the Effectiveness of Floating Island Technology in Reducing Drinking Water Threats from Stormwater Ponds that Discharge to Receiving Waters. Latornell Conservation Symposium, November 16-18, 2011, Alliston, Ontario.

Shane, A., B. Anderson, B. Wootton, and J. Clark. 2011. To Evaluate the Effectiveness of Floating Island Technology in Reducing Drinking Water Threats from Stormwater Ponds that Discharge to Receiving Waters. 2nd International Forum on Integrated Water Management Tools for Action, October 23-25, 2011, Sherbrooke, Quebec.

Snow, A., L. Sansford, B. Anderson, B. Wootton, and L. Rozema. 2011. The Use of a Constructed Wetland for the Treatment of Concentrated Effluent from a Salmonid Raceway Fish Hatchery. Aquaculture Canada 2011: Annual Conference and AGM of the Aquaculture Association of Canada, May 8, 2011, Quebec City.

Hussain, S., D. Blowes, C. Ptacek, G. Balch, B. Wootton, and J. Higgins. 2011. Integration of Engineered Wetland-Phosphex to Remove Nutrients and other Contaminants from Wastewater & Stormwater. 40th Annual WEAO Technical Symposium and OPCEA Exhibition, Toronto, ON, April 11-12, 2011.

Higgins, J., B. Wootton, M. Walters, and D. Blowes.2011. The Integration of an Advanced Phosphorus Removal Technology into an Engineered Wetland System. 40th Annual WEAO Technical Symposium and OPCEA Exhibition, Toronto, ON, April 11-12, 2011.

Yates, C.N., Wootton, B., and J. Challen-Urbanic. 2011. Performance Assessment and Characterisation of Two Natural Wetland Treatment Systems in the Canadian Far North. 40th Annual WEAO Technical Symposium and OPCEA Exhibition, Toronto, ON, April 11-12, 2011.

Hussain, S.I., C.J. Ptacek, G. Balch, B.C. Wootton, J. Higgins, and D.W. Blowes. 2011. Removal of Pharmaceutical Compounds in a Pilot-Scale Field Demonstration of Ew-Phosphex Wastewater Treatment System. 46th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 22-23, Burlington, Ontario.

Mitzel, M., B. Wootton, and R. Slawson. 2011. Microbial Community Characterization of Cold-Weather Constructed Wetlands Treating Fish Hatchery Waste Exposed to Oxytetracycline. 46th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 22-23, Burlington, Ontario.

Sansford, L., B. Anderson, B. Wootton, and D. Blowes. 2011. Phosphorus Removal Performance in Field-Scale Slag Filters Providing Secondary Treatment in an Integrated Constructed Wetland Treating Aquaculture Wastewater in Cold Climates. 46th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 22-23, Burlington, Ontario.

Shane, A., B. Anderson, and B. Wootton. 2011. Floating Wetlands for Enhanced Treatment in Stormwater Management Ponds. 46th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 22-23, Burlington, Ontario.

Wootton, B. 2010. Can wetlands meet the needs for wastewater treatment in low temperatures? Invited speaker: water management in a cold climate – treatment operations in low temperature conditions. International Water Association, World Water Congress and Exhibition, Sept. 19-24, 2010, Montreal, Quebec.

Wootton, B. 2010. Alternative technologies for centralised rural wastewater systems. Invited speaker: Small and remote rural water systems. International Water Association, World Water Congress and Exhibition, Sept 19-24, 2010, Montreal, Quebec.

Wootton, B. 2010. Invited Panelist. Panel discussion – challenges in establishing a level playing field for solution providers and adopters in the water sector. Session: Measuring progress for better results – harmonisation of environmental performance measurement and verification of water technologies. International Water Association, World Water Congress and Exhibition, Sept. 19-24, 2010, Montreal, Quebec.

Wootton, B. 2010. Assessing the efficiency of biochar for the removal of metals in water.  Conférence Biochar Québec Conference: An Overview of Research and the Implementation of Biochar in Canada. St. Francois de Brompton, Quebec.

Wootton, B., B. Balch, B. Anderson, A. Snow, L. Sansford, R. Slawson, M. Mitzel, C. Helt, and C. Metcalfe. 2010. Assessing the Efficacy of Subsurface Flow Constructed Wetland Cells for the Treatment of Land-Based Fish Farm Effluent. Environmental Sustainability Research Forum. June 15, 2010, OMAFRA, Guelph, Ontario.

Snow, A., B. Anderson and B. Wootton. 2010. Treatment performance of a cold climate hybrid subsurface flow constructed wetland receiving land-based aquaculture wastewater during the first 2 years of operation. 12th International Conf. on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control (International Water Assoc.), 4-9 October 2010, Venice, Italy. Pages 957-964.

Wootton, B., I. Hussain, M. Walter, J. Higgins, and D. Blowes. 2010. The integration of an advanced phosphorus removal technology into an engineered wetland system. 12th International Conf. on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control (International Water Assoc.), 4-9 October 2010, Venice, Italy. Pages 1579-1580.

Wootton, B., S.E. Jørgensen, V. Santiago, and C.N. Yates. 2010. From Tanzania to the Tundra: Modelling Treatment Wetlands at the Equator and the Arctic Circle. 12th International Conf. on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control (International Water Assoc.), 4-9 October 2010, Venice, Italy. Pages 1076-1077.

Yates, C.N., B. Wootton, S.E. Jørgensen, V. Santiago, and S. Murphy. 2010. Annak, Ijji, Imaqsuk: Early findings from the first experimental constructed HSSF wetland in the Canadian Arctic.12th International Conf. on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control (International Water Assoc.), 4-9 October 2010, Venice, Italy. Pages 1109-115.

Yates, C.N., B. Wootton, S.E. Jørgensen, V. Santiago, and S. Murphy. 2010. Natural wetlands for treating municipal wastewater in the Canadian Arctic: a case study of the Chesterfield Inlet, Nunavut wetland. 12th International Conf. on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control (International Water Assoc.), 4-9 October 2010, Venice, Italy. Pages 1116-1121.

Helt, C.D., R.M. Slawson, R.L. Legge, B. Wootton, and G. Balch. 2010. Prevalence of Antimicrobial Resistance among Aeromonas, Yersinia, and Flavobacterium Populations during Winter Operation of a Constructed Wetland Receiving Fish Hatchery Effluent. 60th Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Microbiologists, June 14-17, 2010, Hamilton, Ontario.

Wootton, B.C. 2010. Invited Speaker: Sanitation in Small Northern Communities: A Story of Chronic Environmental and Human Health Risk to Emerging Global Leader.  2nd Biennial First Nations, Inuit and Métis Health Research Meeting. First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Health Canada. May 13 & 14, 2010, Ottawa, Ontario.

Wootton, B.C., and C. Yates. 2010. Sanitation in Canada’s North – Preliminary Findings of Research into the Efficacy of Phytotechnology for Wastewater Treatment in an Arctic Environment. International Polar Year Canada Early Results Workshop. Feb 16-18, 2010, Ottawa, Ontario.

Anderson, B.C., B. Husk, B. Wootton, C. McClure, and A. Snow. 2010. Watershed approaches for nuisance algae control in small freshwater lakes: field investigations. CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, Engineering a Sustainable World Winnipeg, June 9-12, 2010.

Snow, A., B.C. Anderson, and B.C. Wootton. 2010. Performance of a Hybrid Subsurface Flow Constructed Wetland for the Treatment of Land-Based Aquaculture Wastewater in a Cold Climate. CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, Engineering a Sustainable World Winnipeg, June 9-12, 2010.

Anderson, B.C., B. Husk, and B. Wootton. 2009. Innovative Watershed Approaches to Nutrient Management for Nuisance Algae Control in Small Freshwater Lakes. North American Lake Management Society, 29th International Symposium, October 27-31, 2009, Connecticut Convention Center – Hartford, CT.

Wootton, B.C. 2009. SubWet 2.0: Treatment Wetland Design Software Calibrated for Northern Applications. Northern Territories Water and Waste Association Annual Conference. October 16-19, 2009. Cambridge Bay, Nunavut.

Wootton, B.C. 2009. Supporting Source Water Protection Education and Training in Northern Communities. Northern Territories Water and Waste Association Annual Conference. October 16-19, 2009. Cambridge Bay, Nunavut.

Jorgensen, S.E., B.C. Wootton, and V. Santiago. 2009. Subwet 2.0: Treatment Wetland Design Software. International Society for Ecological Modelling: Ecological Modelling for Enhanced Sustainability in Management Conference, Oct.6-9 2009, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec.

Javor, P., N.R. Thomson, and B.C. Wootton. 2009. Performance comparison of large diameter residential drinking water wells. GeoHalifax 2009:62nd Canadian Geotechnical Conference Sept. 20-24, 2009, Halifax.

Anderson, B.C., B. Husk, A. Blais, and B. Wootton. 2009. Integrated Watershed Assessment and Mitigation Approaches for Control of Cyanobacteria in Small Canadian Freshwater Lakes. Singapore International Water Week Conference June 28-July 2, 2009, Singapore.

Wootton, B.C. 2009. Applied Research in Alternative Wastewater Treatment. Invited Keynote Speaker: North American Wildlife Technology Association Annual General Meeting held Fleming College, June 18, 2009.

Wootton, B.C., S.I. Hussain, D.W. Blowes, C.J. Ptacek, J. Higgins, and A. Mattes. 2009. Development of an Advanced Engineered Wetlands Process to Remove Nutrients and Other Contaminants from Wastewaters and Stormwaters in the Lake Simcoe Area. Inaugural Lake Simcoe Synthesis Workshop, April 21, 2009, Toronto.

Anderson, B.C., B. Husk, A. Blais, and B. Wootton. 2009. Comprehensive Watershed Management for control of cyanobacteria in small freshwater lakes. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Mattes, A., L. Evans, B. Wootton, J. Baker, D. Wallschlager, and J. Higgins. 2009. Biological removal and Sequestration of Chromium in ground water using paper waste products as a carbon source and as adsorption sites. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Rosso, N., B.Wootton, B.C. Anderson, and C. Metcalfe. 2009. Assessing the ability of Treatment Wetlands to mitigate contaminants from Wood Waste Leachate in Ontario. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Snow, A., B.C. Anderson, B. Wootton, and A. Hellebust. 2009. Efficacy of a Hybrid Subsurface Flow constructed wetland for the treatment of aquaculture wastewater. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Thomson, N., B. Wootton, and P. Javor. 2009. Comparison of Pipe and Casing Installation Integrity by laboratory and field testing of four test holes. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Wootton, B.C., S.E. Jørgensen, V. Santiago, C.N. Yates, and S.D. Murphy. 2009. SubWet 2.0: A Modeling Approach to Treatment Wetland Design, Evaluation, and Management. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Yates, C.N., S.D. Murphy, and B. Wootton. 2009. Knee deep in “it”: Understanding plant community responses to sewage inundation in the Canadian Arctic for Treatment Wetland Construction. 44th Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. February 23-24, Burlington, Ontario.

Wootton, B.C. 2009.  Assessing the Use of Constructed Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment in the Kivalliq Region of Nunavut. Video conference at Environment Canada, Burlington, Ontario, February 12th, 2009, broadcast to Ottawa, Regina, St. John’s, Yellowknife, and Montreal.

Wootton, B.C. 2009. Assessing the Treatment Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment in the Kivalliq Region of Nunavut – Preliminary Findings. Arctic Wastewater Workshop, March 10-11, 2009, Yellowknife, NWT.

Yates, C.N., S.E. Jørgensen, S.D. Murphy, V. Santiago, and B.C. Wootton. 2008. Assessing the performance of natural tundra wetlands used for the treatment of municipal wastewater in the Canadian Arctic. Arctic Change 2008 Scientific Conference. December 9-12, 2008, Quebec City, Quebec.

Shrestha, D., B. Wootton, and C.D. Metcalfe. 2008. The effects of temperature and plants in a simulated Arctic treatment wetland. 51st Annual Conference on Great Lakes Research. May 19-23, 2008, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario.

Shrestha,D., B. Wootton, and C. Metcalfe. 2008. Study of performance of constructed wetland treating municipal wastewater in Northern communities. 43rd CENTRAL Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. Canada Centre for Inland Waters, 867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario.

Rosso, N., B. Wootton, and C. Metcalfe. 2008. Assessing the ability of treatment wetlands to mitigate contaminants from wood waste leachate. 43rd CENTRAL Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research. Canada Centre for Inland Waters, 867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario.

Wootton, B.C. 2007. Integrated Education: The Benefits and Challenges of Integrating College and University Programs. Invited Speaker: BioNorth Conference, November 19-20, Ottawa, Ontario.

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