Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 70.69
Liaison Careen Arsenault
Submission Date March 8, 2013
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Cornell University
OP-T2-19: Native Plants

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Mina Amundsen
University Planner
Campus Planning
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Does the institution prioritize the use of native plant species in landscaping?:
Yes

A brief description of the native plant program, policy, or practice:

Various departments at the University - academic and administrative manage landscape areas. There has been a long-standing practice of prioritizing and using native plants species in campus landscaping, both in the maintained grounds as well as in the campus landscapes that are used for teaching, research and conservation. This practice is in the process of being formalized into a native plants policy.


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

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