Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 36.66
Liaison Howard Ways
Submission Date Feb. 17, 2012
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University of the District of Columbia
OP-T2-19: Native Plants

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Joshua Lasky
Sustainability Manager
Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
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Does the institution prioritize the use of native plant species in landscaping?:
Yes

A brief description of the native plant program, policy, or practice:

As part of the nearly completed plaza deck renovations, 90,000 square feet of vegetated space was added to the Van Ness Campus. For that project, native plant species were prioritized to enhance landscaping performance. In addition, the new student design scheme includes a landscaping plan which prioritizes native plant species in order to maximize stormwater retention capacity.


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