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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 Gold
Overall Score 70.03
Liaison Nancy Wilkin
Submission Date May 26, 2014
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STARS v1.1

Royal Roads University
OP-T2-47: Xeriscaping

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Brie Haley
Team Member
Bsc
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Does the institution use xeriscape landscaping techniques, including the selection of drought tolerant plants?:
Yes

A brief description of the program or practice:

The campus is comprised of a combination of historical formal gardens and old-growth Douglas fir forest. Plants are selected based on their suitability for the site in terms of soil, aspect, and water requirements.


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