Overall Rating Reporter
Overall Score
Liaison Kathleen Hilimire
Submission Date Feb. 1, 2021

STARS v2.2

Fort Lewis College
OP-22: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
-- Reporter Bob Smith
Director of Physical Plant Services
Physical Plant Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:

A brief description of the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices:

The following techniques are implemented at FLC to reduce runoff associated with construction/renovation projects:
1) silt fencing
2) protected inlets
3) restoring disturbed areas ASAP
4) dedicated waste areas that are fenced
5) preference for staging in pre-developed areas to avoid site disturbance
6) for any projects that disturb >1 acre the contractor must develop a Stormwater Management Plan in accordance with the Colorado Department of Health and Environment

A copy of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines:

A brief description of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines that supports the responses above:

The following features exist on campus for the purpose of rainwater/stormwater management:
1) Animas- retention pond
2) Animas- vegetated buffer zone
3) Geosciences- green roof
4) Student Union- green roof
5) Geosciences- oversized stormwater pipe

Website URL where information about the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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