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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Lisa Butch
Submission Date Jan. 25, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Earlham College
Tier2-5: Weather-Informed Irrigation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Cindy Callahan
Assistant Director of Facilities
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Does the institution use weather data or weather sensors to automatically adjust irrigation practices?:

A brief description of how weather data or sensors are used:

Irrigation is only used on the Athletic Fields, and the sprinkler system is attached to a rain gauge that prevents the system from operating if there has been a measurable amount of rain.

The website URL where information about the practice is available:

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