Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 40.97
Liaison Joseph Argiro
Submission Date Sept. 12, 2013
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Central Ohio Technical College
OP-T2-20: Wildlife Habitat

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Dan Longstreth
Grounds Superintendent
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Does the institution have programs in place to protect and/or create wildlife habitat on institution-owned land?:

A brief description of the wildlife habitat program, policy, or practice:

In conjunction with the Newark Campus Grounds department, staff members from Central Ohio Technical College and Ohio State Newark post and maintain as many as a dozen bluebird nest boxes, annually.

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

In addition to the bluebird nest boxes, there are two ponds, located in the academic quad, that are home to fish, ducks and turtles, and, there is a natural waterway diversion ditch that runs north to south along the eastern side of campus that is also home to fish, ducks and turtles.

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