About U-Links

Established in 1999, the U-Links Centre for Community-Based Research works with community partners, faculty and students to deliver high quality, relevant research services to Haliburton County. Through the innovative Community Based Education (CBE) program, U-Links works with community partners, and faculty and students from Trent University to bring the resources of the university to the community, and the resources of the community to the university.

The results of our research are used to foster community development in many aspects of life in Haliburton County including social services, culture and recreation, health, agriculture and the environment.

How to use U-Links’ Haliburton County Collection database:

This database includes reports on hundreds of research projects undertaken by University and College students for organizations and municipalities in Haliburton County since 1989. It also includes research documents and consultant reports relating to Haliburton County undertaken by other organizations.
 

To find a document:

Search by topic, organization, student name, post-secondary institution, year, location, or key word(s).
  • To refine your search use the Advanced Search function.
  • You can also browse to look for topics of interest.
  • Many of the research documents can be accessed on-line in this database; others are stored at the U-Links office in Minden.
Contact us at admin@ulinks.ca or 705-286-2411 if you have questions.

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ENVR 145 Sustainable Waste Management Class, Illegal Dumping in Dysart et al, Sir Sanford Fleming College, 2021

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Veronica Turnbull, Methods for the Control of Eurasian Watermilfoil in Drag and Spruce Lakes

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Veronica Turnbull, Methods for the Control of Eurasian Watermilfoil in Drag and Spruce Lakes, Trent University, 2021

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William Dobbin & Zack Weaver, Sustainable Procurement in City of Kawartha Lakes & Haliburton County

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William Dobbin & Zack Weaver, Sustainable Procurement in City of Kawartha Lakes & Haliburton County, Trent University, 2021

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Abbey Struyk, Emma Phillips, and Matt Susac, Frog Monitoring in the Haliburton Highlands

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Abbey Struyk, Emma Phillips, and Matt Susac, Frog Monitoring in the Haliburton Highlands, Trent University, 2021

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