Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.02
Liaison Dennis Cochrane
Submission Date Oct. 15, 2014
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STARS v1.2

Virginia Tech
OP-T2-48: Weather-Informed Irrigation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Chris Compton
Chief Engineer
Inn @ Virginia Tech
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

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:

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference center features the TORO Sentinel Central Control Irrigation System.

Our 66,000-seat football facility, "Lane Stadium" also uses a weather-informed irrigation system.


The website URL where information about the practice is available:

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