how green is our college
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
How Green is our College?

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 29

How Green is our College? - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 104 Views
  • Uploaded on

How Green is our College?. What do you want to know about Sustainability at Miramar College? Please use index cards to write your questions for our Sustainability panel. Sustainability: Facilities. LEED Certification for Buildings.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' How Green is our College?' - dex


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
how green is our college
HowGreenis our College?

What do you want to know about Sustainability at Miramar College?

Please use index cards to write your questions for our Sustainability panel

leed certification for buildings
LEED Certification for Buildings

Since 2006-07 the district has pursued LEED certification for its new facilities

leed leadership in energy and environmental design
LEED - Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
  • Administered by the U.S. Green Building Council
  • Benchmark for design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings
leed leadership in energy and environmental design1
LEED - Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
  • Achieving this goal does present budgetary considerations
  • Results in “green” benefits at each stage of the building process
slide7

Miramar Facilities

Master Plan

Phase One:

“Develop Environmental Preserve and Signage”

Vernal pools at Black Mtn Road and Hillery Drive

what is a vernal pool
What is aVernal Pool?
  • Depression that collects seasonal rainwater, bringing dormant plants and animals to life
  • Beneath is layer of hardpan soil – in our case from Cretaceous period (65 – 1.8 mya)

Miramar College

CA Central Valley

what s the big deal about vernal pools
What’s the big deal about vernal pools?
  • A threatened wetlands ecosystem
  • Contains endangered species
branchinecta sandiegonensis
Branchinecta sandiegonensis

San Diego Fairy Shrimp

adult fairy shrimp
Adult Fairy Shrimp

Conservation

Education

slide12

Miramar Facilities

Master Plan

Phase Two:

“Greenhouses and Biological Pond”

farm stand survey
Farm Stand Survey
  • Developed by Miramar College AS Food & Culture Club
  • Question: Would you buy produce from a farm stand

on campus?

farm stand survey1
Farm Stand Survey
  • Results: Within 48 hours, 92 respondents said “Yes.”
  • Best time for the stand: Tuesdays, 12-3 PM
what is recyclable
What is RECYCLABLE?
  • Please use our blue recycling bins for recycling only.
  • Trash goes only in trash cans!
  • Please empty liquids from bottles & cans.
what is recyclable2
What is RECYCLABLE?

CRV

CA Redemption Value

CA Refund

photovoltaic
Photovoltaic

Solar Array

ad