|Submission Date||May 28, 2020|
California State University, Stanislaus
OP-22: Rainwater Management
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Director, Planning and Finance
Capital Planning & Facilities Management
Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:
A brief description of the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices:
The university utilizes green infrastructure through evapo-transpiration of water to the atmosphere by the tree canopy of the campus' urban forest of over 3,500 trees. Stormwater and runoff is captured, stored, and reused on-site.
More information is available at: https://www.csustan.edu/sustainability/water
A copy of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines:
A brief description of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines that supports the responses above:
Stormwater and runoff is stored in university ponds, transferred to a filtration system, and cleaned, sterilized, and softened for use as reclaimed water for cooling tower use. 100% of the tower blow down is then captured and reclaimed for irrigation.
Website URL where information about the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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