Research Institutes

Sustainable Places Research Institute at Cardiff University

National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University

The City Institute at York University

Gobal Suburbanisms: Governance, Land and Infrastructure in the 20th Century 
at York University



Agriculture’s Connection to Health: A Summary of the Evidence Relevant to British Columbia (April 2016), authored by Lisa Powell, Lenore Newman, and Melanie Kurrein and published by the Provincial Health Services Authority. This report outlines the relationships between agriculture and human health, reviewing evidence applicable to the BC context.

Climate Change Adaptation and Canada's Crops and Food, a report prepared by the Adaptation to Climate Change Team (ACT) that outlines the major local, national, and international challenges that climate change poses to food production, as well as potential responses and mitigation strategies.


Denver Nixon and Lenore Newman have just published an article, The Efficacy and Politics of Farmland Preservation through Land Use Regulation: Changes in Southwest British Columbia's Agricultural Land Reserve, in the journal Land Use Policy.

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