Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 54.47
Liaison Claudia Kent
Submission Date June 29, 2020

STARS v2.2

Haverford College
OP-9: Landscape Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 2.00 Claudia Kent
Sustainability Coordinator/Organic Garden Advisor
Facilities Management
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Total campus area:
216 Acres

Figures required to calculate the total area of managed grounds:
Area (double-counting is not allowed)
Area managed organically, without the use of inorganic fertilizers and chemical pesticides, fungicides and herbicides 0 Acres
Area managed in accordance with an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program that uses selected chemicals only when needed 0 Acres
Area managed using conventional, chemical-based landscape management practices 69 Acres
Total area of managed grounds 69 Acres

A brief description of any land excluded from the area of managed grounds:

Buildings and parking lots.

Percentage of grounds managed organically:

A brief description of the organic landscape management program:

Percentage of grounds managed in accordance with an IPM program:

A copy of the IPM plan or program:

A brief description of the IPM program:

A brief description of the institution's approach to plant stewardship:

All natural areas are planted with 100% straight species native. Center campus is 70% native cultivars allowed, 30% non native. Non-native plants are actively removed in natural areas and are replanted with native species.

A brief description of the institution's approach to hydrology and water use:

A brief description of the institution's approach to landscape materials management and waste minimization:

Grass clipping are not collected. Leaves are collected, composted and used on the community gardens. All trees, branches and logs etc, are chipped and recycled into mulch off campus.

A brief description of the institution's approach to energy-efficient landscape design:

Lloyd Parking Lot: wooded

A brief description of other sustainable landscape management practices employed by the institution:

All green materials are composted on site.

Website URL where information about the institution’s sustainable landscape management program is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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