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Topics: Land

Explore land at UC Davis

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  • "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.

  • 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.