Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.12
Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 21, 2014
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Portland State University
OP-T2-19: Native Plants

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Molly Bressers
Program & Outreach Coordinator
Campus Sustainability Office
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Does the institution prioritize the use of native plant species in landscaping?:

A brief description of the native plant program, policy, or practice:

Landscape Services seeks to incorporate Pacific Northwest native plant material in future construction and renovation projects, as appropriate.

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

"Native plants are a priority at PSU in practice. Recent planting plans for new construction (LEED certification) at PSU, and planting plans I have done are mostly native, and that is definitely encouraged by the administration at PSU."
Suzan Wilson
PSU Lead Gardener

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