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Publications of Brandes, Oliver M.

2016

  • Brandes, O.M., Morris T., Archer, J.L., Brandes, L., Moore, M.L., O’Riordan, J., & Overduin, N. (2016, June). Illumination: Insights and Perspectives for Building Effective Watershed Governance in B.C. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

  • Baird, J., Plummer, R., Moore, M-L., & Brandes, O.M. (2016). Introducing Resilience Practice to Watershed Groups: What are the Learning Effects? Society & Natural Resources, 1–16, available online January 26, 2016.

     
  • Brandes, O.M. & Simms, R. (2016, September). Top 5 Water Challenges that will Define British Columbia's Future. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

2015


  • Brandes, O.M., Carr-Wilson, S., Curran, D., & Simms, R. (2015). Awash with Opportunity: Ensuring the Sustainability of B.C.’s New Water Sustainability Act. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

  • Brooks, D.B., Maas, C., Brandes, O.M., & Brandes, L. (2015). Applying Water Soft Path Analysis in Small Urban Areas: Four Canadian Case Studies. International Journal of Water Resources Development, available online January 14, 2015.

  • Plummer, R., Baird, J., Moore, M-L, Brandes, O.M., Imhof, J., & Krievens, K. (2015). Governance of Aquatic Systems: What Characterizes Resilience? International Journal of Water Governance, 4(2014), 1–18.

  • Renzetti, S., Brandes, O.M., Dupont, D.P., MacIntyre-Morris, T., & Stinchcombe K. (2015). Using demand elasticity as an alternative approach to modelling future community water demand under a conservation-oriented pricing system: An exploratory investigation.Canadian Water Resources Journal, available online January 26, 2015.

  • Christensen, R. and Brandes, O.M. (2015, June). California's Oranges and B.C.'s Apples? Lessons for B.C. from California Groundwater Reform. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria/Ecojustice.

  • Krievins, K., Baird, J., Plummer, R., Brandes, O.M., Curry, A., Imhof, J., Mitchell, S., Moore, M-L., & Gerger-Swartling, A. (2015). Resilience in a Watershed Governance Context: A Primer. St. Catharines, Canada: Environmental Sustainability Research Centre.

2014

  • Moore, M-L., von der Porten, S., Plummer, R., Brandes, O.M., & Baird, J., 2014. "Water policy reform and innovation: A systematic review." Environmental Science & Policy, available online February 6, 2014.

  • Brandes, O.M., O’Riordan, J., O’Riordan, T., & Brandes, L. 2014. A Blueprint for Watershed Governance in British Columbia. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance at the University of Victoria.

2013

  • Morris, T., and O.M. Brandes, 2013. The State of the Water Movement in British Columbia: A Waterscape Scan & Needs Assessment of B.C. Watershed-Based Groups. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria & Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia.

2012

  • Baltutis, J., O.M. Brandes and J. O'Riordan, 2012. Towards a Blueprint for Watershed Governance in British Columbia: Synthesis Report. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

  • Baltutis, J., T. Shah, O.M. Brandes, N. Goucher, D. Harford, and R. Sandford, 2012. Cross-Canada Checkup: A Canadian Perspective on Our Water Future. Victoria/Vancouver: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria/Adaptation to Climate Change Team, Simon Fraser University.

  • Brandes, O.M. and D. Curran, 2012. When the Water Dries Up: Lessons from the Failure of Water Entitlements in Canada, the U.S. and Australia - Workshop Discussion Paper. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

  • Brandes, O.M. and J. O'Riordan, 2012. Towards a Blueprint for Watershed Governance in British Columbia - Workshop Discussion Paper. Victoria, Canada: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

  • Brandes, O.M., 2012. "Thinking Like a Watershed: Watershed Governance, the Future for Water Sustainability." In M. Roseland (ed.) Toward Sustainable Communities: Solutions for Citizens and their Governments, 4th Edition. Gabriola Island: New Society Publishers.

  • Jackson, S., O.M. Brandes and R. Christensen, 2012. "Lessons from an Ancient Concept: How the Public Trust Doctrine Will Meet Obligations to Protect the Environment and the Public Interest in BC Water Management." In P. Halley and J. Sotousek (eds.) L'environnement, notre patrimoine commun et son Etat gardien: Aspects juridiques nationaux, transnationaux et internationaux. Cowansville, Canada: Editions Yvon Blais. Pp. 279-300.

  • Jackson, S., O.M. Brandes, and R. Christensen, 2012. "Lessons from an Ancient Concept: How the Public Trust Doctrine Will Meet Obligations to Protect the Environment and the Public Interest in Canadian Water Management and Governance in the 21st Century." Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 23(2), 175–199.

  • Parfitt, B., J. Baltutis, and O.M. Brandes, 2012. From Stream to Steam: Emerging Challenges for BC's Interlinked Water and Energy Resources. Victoria: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria/Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

2011

  • Brooks, D.B., and O.M. Brandes, 2011. "Why a Water Soft Path, Why Now and What Then?" International Journal of Water Resources Development 27(2), 315–344.

  • Porter-Bopp, S., O.M. Brandes, C. Sandborn, and L. Brandes, 2011. Peeling Back the Pavement: A Blueprint for Reinventing Rainwater Management in Canada's Communities. Victoria: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance/Environmental Law Centre, University of Victoria.

2010

  • Brandes, O.M., S. Renzetti, and K. Stinchcombe, 2010. Worth Every Penny: A Primer on Conservation-Oriented Water Pricing. Victoria: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

2009

  • Brandes, O.M., 2009. "Practicing Ecological Governance: The Case for the Soft Path for Water." In O.M. Brandes, D.B. Brooks, and S. Gurman (eds.) Making the Most of the Water We Have: The Soft Path Approach to Water Management. London: Earthscan Books,

  • Brandes, O.M., and D. Curran, 2009. Setting a New Course in British Columbia - Water Governance Reform Options and Opportunities. Discussion Paper 09-02. Victoria: POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

  • Brandes, O.M., and L. Nowlan, 2009. "Wading into Uncertain Waters: Using Markets to Transfer Water Rights in Canada - Possibilities and Pitfalls." Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 19(3): 267-287.

  • Brandes, O.M., and T. Maas, 2009. "Thinking Beyond Pipes and Pumps: Water Soft Paths at the Urban Scale." In O.M. Brandes, D.B. Brooks and S. Gurman (eds.) Making the Most of the Water We Have: The Soft Path Approach to Water Management. London: Earthscan Books,

  • Brandes, O.M., D. Brooks, and S. Gurman, 2009. " A Water Future Different from the Past." In O.M. Brandes, D.B. Brooks, and S. Gurman (eds.) Making the Most of the Water We Have: The Soft Path Approach to Water Management. London: Earthscan Books,

  • Brandes, O.M., D. Brooks, and S. Gurman, 2009. "Why a Water Soft Path, and Why Now" in O.M. Brandes, D.B. Brooks and S. Gurman (eds.) Making the Most of the Water We Have: The Soft Path Approach to Water Management. London: Earthscan Books,

  • Brandes, O.M., D.B. Brooks, and S. Gurman (eds.), 2009. Making the Most of the Water We Have: The Soft Approach to Water Management. London: Earthscan Books.