Trent Community Research Centre Project Collection

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Photo-mapping of the urban fringe
This project examines current development pressures on areas in the rural-urban fringe within Cavan Monaghan Township. A selection of photographs were taken within the villages of Millbrook, Cavan and Fraserville in an effort to document the visual character of the township prior to future development., Abstract -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Literature review. 2.1 Cultural geography. 2.2 Historical geography. 2.3 Rural geography. 2.4 Development pressures on the rural-urban fringe. 2.5 Development pressure in Cavan Monaghan Township. 2.6 Similar projects -- 3. Profile of study area. 3.1 Cavan Monaghan Township. 3.2 Millbrook. 3.3 Cavan. 3.4 Fraserville -- 4. Methodology. 4.1 Planning stages. 4.2 Data collection: In-field and interviews. 4.3 Data organization. 4.4 Data analysis -- 5. Results. 5.1 Millbrook. 5.2 Cavan. 5.3 Fraserville -- 6. Discussion. 7. Conclusion. 7.1 Summary. 7.2 Limitations. 7.3 Recommendations. 7.4 Concluding remarks -- 8. References -- 9. Appendix., Cora Tinney & Nicole Urbanowicz. --, Includes bibliographic references., GEOG 4700Y: Community-Based Research in Human Geography.
Mississauga River recreation corridor feasibility study
Mason Lampert. --, Client: Ian Attridge, Dept. of Geography, Trent University, 2000-01, G0470., Includes bibliographic references., GEO 470: Seminar in Human Geography.
Historical place names
This research project examines three study areas in the Peterborough County, Curve Lake First Nation, and two municipalities of North Kawartha and Galway-Harvey and Cavendish. The main focus of this project was to examine the names of water bodies and some land forms in the three study areas., Abstract -- Introduction -- Literature review. 1. Introduction. 2. Background information. 3. Sense of place. 4. Brief history of the settlement of Kawartha Lakes and Peterborough County. 5. Aboriginal peoples role in place names. 6. How places are names. 7. Types of place name studies. 8. How to conduct place names research. 9. Trends in place name research. 10. Ontario place names studies. 11. Conclusion -- Methods -- Results. Curve Lake First Nation. North Kawartha. Cavendish, Galway-Harvey. Cumulative analysis -- Discussion. Individual trends. Cumulative trends -- Conclusion -- Appendix. Curve Lake First Nation. North Kawartha. Cavendish, Galway-Harvey., By: Ellery Leitch, Subitha Premkumar & Kathleen Watt. --, Includes: bibliography and appendices., Completed for: Leora Berman at the Kawartha Heritage Conservancy; Supervisor Alan Brunger, Trent University; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Date of project submission: April 2008., GEOG 470, Geography, Community-Based Research in Human Geography.
Land search and purchase by conservation organization
This project summarizes the behind the scenes effort that goes into pursuing land for possible purchase by a conservation organization., Reflection of project -- Chain of title (North Kawartha) -- Recent of documentation (North Kawartha) -- Chain of title (South Monaghan) -- Chain of title (Dummer) -- Recent Documentation (North Monaghan) -- Tax incentive programs for properties of interest -- Research placement agreement -- Peterborough County official plan -- Chain of titles (Manvers) -- Tax information (North Kawartha) -- Assessment information -- Time outline., by Pam Ruttan. --, Includes: Final Reserach Report., Completed for: Carol Andrews at Kawartha Heritage Conservancy ; supervising Professor: Ian Attridge, Trent University ; TCCBE., Date of project submission: April 2007., Environmental & Resource Studies ERST 425H - Advanced environmental law.
The regional history of Peterborough County and the War of 1812
In keeping with Lang Pioneer Village's mission statement of preserving, promoting and authentically recreating the rural history of the Peterborough County, this project has documented the historical connection between the area and the War of 1812. Though the Peterborough area was not the site of any recorded acts during the conflict, several questions have been answered in regards to its impacts on the local history., Abstract -- Acknowledgements -- Research objectives -- Study area -- Chapter 1: Introduction to the War of 1812 -- Chapter 2: Literature review. 2.1: Historical geography. 2.2: Regional geography. 2.3: Cultural geography. 2.4: Archival research. 2.5: Oral history -- Chapter 3: Methodology -- Chapter 4: Results. Section 4.1: War of 1812 veterans and the County of Peterborough. Section 4.2: The participation by the First Nation people. Section 4.3: The perspective of women on the War of 1812. Section 4.4: Music and songs of the time period -- Chapter 5: Discussion. 5.1: Research setbacks. 5.2 Recommended future research. 5.3 Research connections -- Chapter 6: Research conclusions. 6.1 Summary of key findings. 6.2 Concluding comments -- References -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Appendix D -- Appendix E., Submitted By: Nathaniel Hayes and Aleysha Rajabali. --, Includes bibliographic references., GEOG 4700Y: Research in Human Geography.
Evaluating runoff generation characteristics of subcatchments for the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority
by Travis Haws., Date of Project Submission: April 2014., Completed for: Peterborough Lakefield Community Police Service ; Supervising Professor: Peter Lafleur ; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Includes bibliography and appendices., GEOG 4030Y.
Single motherhood and social assistance in Ontario
Introduction -- Chapter 1: The research methodology -- Chapter 2: The introduction of Mothers' allowances in Ontario -- Chapter 3: The family benefits allowance experience: The voices of women today -- Conclusion -- Appendices -- Bibliography., by Tammy Pattison. --, A community based education project, Trent University and The Peterborough Social Planning Council., This project was completed for Canadian Studies/History 477, supervised by Professor Jim Struthers, April 1997., Includes bibliographic references., CAST 477.
Municipal Environmental Advisory Committees (EACs)
prepared by Jennifer Gaudette. --, For: The Trent Centre for Community Based Education, April, 2000., Advisors: Ian Attridge, Research Associate, Frost Centre, John Marsh, Professor, Geography Department.
Women, citizenship and state restructuring
Diane Billingsley. --, WS400, Prof. McGraw, April 14, 1997, Peterborough Social Planning Council., Includes bibliographic references., WS 400: Advanced Studies in Feminism and Social Justice.
Historical, architectural and culturally significant inventoried sites within Peterborough County
The purpose of this project is to primarily inventory those lands previously identified as being historically or culturally significant by township or heritage group officials found within the City of Peterborough [sic] within Peterborough County. As time allows, in conjunction with other group members, other northern townships will also be inventoried under the same criteria., Binder 1. Report. I Research objective. II. Research development for site inventory. III. Agencies establishing national, provincial and [sic] IV. Challenges and obstacles. V. Tips for researching. VI. Township description of conservation efforts. VII. Recommendations and conclusions. VIII. References -- Kawartha Heritage Conservancy information. Tax reduction and conservation. The Kawartha Heritage Conservancy: Sustaining our community's heritage. Original project [sic] preposal: Project #269. Trent Centre for Community-Based Education: Research placement agreement -- Research log -- Asphodel-Norwood Township -- Cavan-Millbrook-North Monaghan Township -- Smith-Ennismore-Lakefield Township -- Supplementary contact information -- Conservation information -- Documents and pamphlets., By: Elizabeth Eberhardt. --, Submitted to: Susan Wurtele, Wednesday, April 25th 2001., Includes references.
Stage number one of the shoreline naturalization manual for the Trent-Severn Waterway
Abstract -- Acknowledgments -- Table of Contents -- List of figures -- Introduction -- Pertinent definitions -- The Trent-Severn Waterway -- Naturalization -- The shoreline -- Top ten reasons for you to naturalize your shoreline -- General shoreline naturalization guidelines -- General issues on agricultural shorelines -- The planning process -- Developing the shoreline naturalization plan -- Implementation -- Planting the shoreline -- Integrating planting with human activities -- Maintenance and protection -- Bioengineering -- Best management practices guide outline -- Services and suppliers -- Peterborough and surrounding area -- Trenton/Belleville -- Barrie and surrounding area -- Orillia and sourrounding area -- Midland and surrounding area -- Port Perry -- Other Ontario native stock suppliers -- Other landscaping and lawn maintenance -- Other landscape architects -- Summary of Trent-Severn Waterway services and suppliers -- Conclusion -- References., prepared by Chantal Whitaker ; prepared for The Friends of Trent-Severn Waterway and Professor John Marsh. --, Prepared for: The Friends of the Trent-Severn Waterway and Professor John Marsh, Geography 470, Research in Human Geography, April 2000., Includes bibliographic references., GEO 470: Research in Human Geography.
Winter ecology of the Kawartha Highlands
submitted by Janet Bassingthwaighte and Erin McGauley. --, Submitted to Erica Nol., Submitted for fulfillment of the Trent Center for Community Based Education course, Biology 389b., April 23, 2001, Includes bibliographic references (p. 27-28)., BIO 389B: Community-Based Research Project.

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