Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.41
Liaison Trevor Ledbetter
Submission Date Feb. 10, 2012
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University of Arizona
Tier2-2: Wildlife Habitat

Status Score Responsible Party
0.25 / 0.25 Joseph Abraham
Director
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have programs in place to protect and/or create wildlife habitat on institution-owned land?:
Yes

A brief description of the wildlife habitat program, policy, or practice:

The Tumamoc: People and Habitats Program utilizes Tumamoc Hill as a living laboratory to test reconciliation ecology concepts as a means of creating spaces that support both human and wildlife use.

http://www.tumamoc.org/index.html

Additionally, the UA Campus Arboretum through its efforts, as recognized by Tree Campus USA and the American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta, maintain a vast collection of trees and desert plants. The arboretum's collection creates natural wildlife habitats on campus attracting many animals and insect life. The arboretum maintains trees from all over Arizona helping to protect the biodiversity of Arizona.

http://arboretum.arizona.edu/


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