Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 69.73
Liaison Lindsey Lyons
Submission Date June 13, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Dickinson College
OP-23: Stormwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Kristen Williams
Financial Analyst
Facilities Management
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Does the institution have a policy, plan, and/or strategies to reduce stormwater runoff from new development projects? :
Yes

Does the institution have a policy, plan, and/or strategies to reduce stormwater runoff from ongoing campus operations? :
Yes

A brief description of the institution's stormwater management initiatives:
The website URL where information about the institution's stormwater management initiatives, plan or policy is available:
Does the institution have a living or vegetated roof?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's living or vegetated roof:

There is a vegetated roof located on our Rector Science Complex Building that was donated by Carlisle Syntec.


Does the institution have porous paving?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's porous paving:

We have porous paving located on a sidewalk behind Althouse Hall, our LEED Gold certified academic building.


Does the institution have retention ponds?:
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A brief description of the institution's retention ponds:
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Does the institution have stone swales?:
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A brief description of the institution's stone swales:
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Does the institution have vegetated swales?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's vegetated swales:

Vegetated swales were incorporated into a recent pavilion project connected to the Quarry, a dining service franchise, on campus. The vegetated swale combines and features the integration of native landscaping and a rainwater pond.


Does the institution employ any other technologies or strategies for stormwater management?:
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A brief description of other technologies or strategies for stormwater management employed:
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