|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Aug. 17, 2011|
The New School
Tier2-5: Weather-Informed Irrigation
|0.25 / 0.25||
Assistant Director for Sustainability & Energy Management
Does the institution use weather data or weather sensors to automatically adjust irrigation practices?:
A brief description of how weather data or sensors are used:
The New School's landscaping contractor McNulty Outdoors maintains drip irrigation systems on campus with rain sensors. It is illegal in New York City not to have these sensors that shut off irrigation while it is raining.
The website URL where information about the practice is available:
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