Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 30.46
Liaison Caitlin Jillson
Submission Date Oct. 11, 2019
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STARS v2.1

Southern New Hampshire University
OP-23: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 2.00
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Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:
Less comprehensive policies, plans or guidelines that incorporate green infrastructure

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

SNHU has numerous bio-retention ponds, 2 rain gardens with signage (one by side of Green Space and one on right side of Green Center), along with a vegetated rooftop outside the Library Learning Commons. There is a vegetated rooftop to be constructed on the new College of Engineering, Technology, and Aeronautics (CETA) building which is in the process of finalizing construction. The bio-retention locations are listed in the SNHU stormwater inspection and maintenance plan.

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:

SNHU Rainwater management guidelines are reviewed on a case by case basis but overall follow the recommended guidelines established in the 2017 Contractor Safety Program.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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