Winter Road Salt

January 18, 2023 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tisha Tan

Road salts are heavily used to manage snow and ice in our urban areas. They have traditionally been a primary tool to keep our roads, sidewalks, and other paved surfaces safe for winter travel. But there is growing concern about the rising chloride levels in watersheds across the Toronto Region.

Learn about chloride levels in waterways across the Toronto region and their impacts on the natural environment. We’ll share what is being done to reduce road salt applications and provide tips to help on your own property!

winter road salt accumulates near stormwater grate

This presentation is intended for a general audience:

  • Beginner level information
  • Includes intermediate concepts
  • Content intended for adults

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