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Topics: Land

Explore land at UC Davis

Full List: Campus Progress← Back to Land topic page

  • "A Sustainable Campus" playlist

    Lecture series explores different ways that UC Davis could become more sustainable.

  • 100 Year Tree Plan

  • Cool Facts

    Find out what makes UC Davis the #1 Cool School in the nation.

  • Cool School 2012-13

    UC Davis was designated the “#1 Cool School” by Sierra Magazine for 2012-13.

  • Egghead Blog: Earth Sciences

    Earth Sciences archives for the Egghead Blog.

  • Environmental Review

    Through implementation of the California Environmental Quality Act, UC Davis endeavors to enhance public participation in the environmental planning process.

  • Facilities Management: Buildings & Grounds

    Buildings and Grounds designs, maintains and installs the campus' landscape and hardscape.

  • Landscape Design Standards

  • Physical Design Framework

  • Planning

    UC Davis has several long-term planning documents to guide campus decisions toward sustainability goals.

  • Project Compost

    Part of the ASUCD, this student-run unit collects campus compost and teaches how to compost through the Experimental College.

  • Renewable Energy at UC Davis

    UC Davis is active in procuring renewable energy. Among the recent projects, the campus has rooftop solar, a biodigester, and the UC Davis Large Solar Power Plant started producing renewable energy in August 2015 to meet approximately 14 percent of the Davis campus electricity needs. UC Davis has also secured off-site renewable energy.

  • Student Farm

    The Student Farm offers a wide range of opportunities for students to explore sustainable agriculture.

  • UC Carbon Neutrality Initiative

    The University of California, a national leader in sustainability, has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025, becoming the first major university to accomplish this achievement.

  • UC Davis Arboretum

    The Arboretum gardens occupy 100 acres along the banks of the old north channel of Putah Creek.

  • UC Davis West Village

    West Village will be a mixed-use community providing opportunities for students, faculty and staff to live locally.

  • UC Policy on Sustainable Practices

    Web page with information about the UC Policy on Sustainable Practices and links to PDF versions of the current policy and past policy versions.

  • Water and Landscaping

    Find out how UC Davis is integrating water efficiency and landscaping on campus.