Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.92
Liaison Nick Cookson
Submission Date June 20, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Sewanee - The University of the South
OP-23: Stormwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Amy Turner
Director of Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability
Office of Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability
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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:

There is:
a bioswale next to snowden
a rain garden at Alabama Avenue parking lot
retention ponds on golf course
stormwater management design at new dorm next to Cannon Hall


The website URL where information about the institution's stormwater management initiatives, plan or policy is available:
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Does the institution have a living or vegetated roof?:
No

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

No living or vegetated roof on campus.


Does the institution have porous paving?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's porous paving:

Porous parking lot behind Trezevant Hall.


Does the institution have retention ponds?:
Yes

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

A brief description of the institution's stone swales:

Alabama Avenue parking lot


Does the institution have vegetated swales?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's vegetated swales:

Bioswale located next to Snowden Hall


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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