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Pledge to take action for a more sustainable campus.
Products and resources for sustainable horticulture in California’s Central Valley.
Practice sustainability at your desk.
Find out how to eat well.
The program's goal is to increase awareness and understanding of the relationships between water resources and land use policies and practices.
Program focuses on developing healthier communities through sustainable design and defining effective ways to utilize energy and water.
Offices, departments, and laboratories that have participated in Green Workplace.
Lower your lab's environmental footprint.
Lower your office's environmental impact.
Learn how to green your workplace and lower your environmental footprint.
Sustainable 2nd Century blog post about elimination of some single-pass cooling for water conservation in the UC Davis Chemistry Department.
The State of California maintains an in-depth site of indoor and outdoor water saving tips.
Find some tips on how to save water on campus and at home.
The nature outings program offers events to the campus and local communities.
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.
The April 2014 UC Davis Drought Response Action Plan outlines a set of actions to strive for a 20% reduction in water use from calendar year 2013, during the California drought declared in early 2014.
See real-time water use on campus graphed at this water dashboard.
All you need to know to grow a lawn using little or no pesticide, from the UC Integrated Pest Management program.
Web page with information about the UC Policy on Sustainable Practices and links to PDF versions of the current policy and past policy versions.
Slow-growing grass cultivar, developed by UC scientists, can grow into a drought-tolerant lawn for California's hot, dry summers.
On November 12, 2015, Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi signed the White House Climate Leadership Pledge on behalf of UC Davis, signaling our institutional commitment to carbon neutrality.