Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.13
Liaison Parker Long
Submission Date July 25, 2012
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Virginia Commonwealth University
OP-9: Integrated Pest Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.37 / 2.00 Paul Thrift
Superintendent of Grounds
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The size of the campus grounds :
719 Acres

The size of campus grounds that are maintained in accordance with a four-tiered IPM plan :
493 Acres

A brief description of the IPM plan(s) :

The Exterior Integrated Pest Management Plan is used at the Walter L. Rice Education Building located on the Inger and Walter Rice Center for Environmental Life Sciences Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Use of this plan is limited to the Walter L. Rice Education Building and the surrounding landscape area within the designated LEED boundary. The objective of this plan is to minimize the impact of site management practices on the local ecosystem.

The website URL where information about the IPM plan(s) is available:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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