|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Jan. 28, 2011|
Tier2-5: Weather-Informed Irrigation
|0.25 / 0.25||
Assistant Director, Ground, Building Services & Sustainability
Facilities Management & Planning
Does the institution use weather data or weather sensors to automatically adjust irrigation practices?:
A brief description of how weather data or sensors are used:
Babson has the majority of it's irrigation systems controlled by Hunter systems that provide desk top control from the computer of the Grounds Supervisor. This individual regularly monitors weather conditions and the need for watering and turns the systems on and off or adjusts schedules as needs permit or require.
The website URL where information about the practice is available:
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