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Where are we now?
  • Integrated pest management program and adoption of best management practices
  • Organic fertilizers, compost, minimal pesticide use, sustainable plantings
  • Arboretum and walking tour
  • Arboretum Committee
  • Faculty use of campus as a living laboratory
  • 3 miles of walking trails
  • Wildlife management area
  • Use of biodiesel in our diesel equipment
  • Use of Ice-ban(environmentally friendly brewing waste)to minimize salt use
  • Permeable pavement in new parking lots
  • Oya Hill Quad development encouraging outdoor study and exercise
  • Oya Hill Ice Rink (winter), Volleyball (summer)and year round basketball access
  • Brickyard Pond health improvements completed
  • Hazardous tree evaluation completed
  • Health and condition of each tree analyzed and recorded


Where do we want to be?
  • Updated Tree inventory
  • Continued maintenance of wildlife management area
  • Year round outdoor activities available to students
  • Development of x-country ski trail
  • Best practices manual completed
  • Buffer zones near pond and river


How do we get there?
  • Update GPS tree inventory
  • Continued access to training for grounds crew
  • Continued use of IPM
  • Maintain partnership with USDA in the wildlife management areas and Owls stadium



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