Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Sarah Wald
Submission Date Nov. 16, 2011
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Drew University
OP-T2-47: Xeriscaping

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Michael Kopas
Executive Director of Facilities and Special Projects
Facilities
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Does the institution use xeriscape landscaping techniques, including the selection of drought tolerant plants?:
Yes

A brief description of the program or practice:

Drew University has a "native plant only" policy on campus which helps tremendously with drought, pests, and disease tolerance. Although there is no specifically written xeriscaping policy, the university selects plants very carefully to match them with the site conditions in order to avoid the need for irrigation or fertilizer usage.


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