Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.46
Liaison Elissa Brown
Submission Date May 9, 2011
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College of Saint Benedict
OP-9: Integrated Pest Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Amanda Bednar
Sustainability Intern
Office of Sustainability
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The size of the campus grounds :
86 Acres

The size of campus grounds that are maintained in accordance with a four-tiered IPM plan :
86 Acres

A brief description of the IPM plan(s) :

Our entire campus uses Integrated Pest Management (IPM) on the grounds. This includes setting an action threshold so ensure action is only taken when necessary. The director of grounds monitors all pest issues carefully before taking action. When action is necessary, environmental conditions are always taken into consideration when deciding which method to use. Preventive action is always taken when possible to ensure pest do not become a problem. Control is only used when necessary and less risky pest controllers are used first. Environmental effects of control use are always taken into consideration.

The website URL where information about the IPM plan(s) is available:

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