Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Kevin Crosby
Submission Date Feb. 15, 2012
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Taylor University
OP-T2-48: Weather-Informed Irrigation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired John Stanson
Grad Student
Environmental Science
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Does the institution use weather data or weather sensors to automatically adjust irrigation practices?:
Yes

A brief description of how weather data or sensors are used:

Taylor adjusts all on-campus irrigation systems based on weather data. Since Taylor only has a few irrigated fields, the grounds staff are able to manually operate many of the sprinkler systems, only turning them on when necessary. Taylor has one system with a sensor and finds that on occasion it too needs to be adjusted according to weather data.


The website URL where information about the practice is available:
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