Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 70.69
Liaison Careen Arsenault
Submission Date March 8, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Cornell University
OP-T2-48: Weather-Informed Irrigation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Chris Bordlemay
Water/Wastewater Manager
Energy and Sustainability
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Does the institution use weather data or weather sensors to automatically adjust irrigation practices?:
Yes

A brief description of how weather data or sensors are used:

The Grounds Dept. manages 2.5 acres of irrigated turf. Each site has a Rain Sensor that automatically measures precipitation and prevents the irrigation system from watering in rainy conditions. The system automatically shuts off preventing over watering during a rain event.


The website URL where information about the practice is available:
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