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Topics: Water

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  • 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.

  • S2C Blog Post on Big Water Savings in Chemistry

    Sustainable 2nd Century blog post about elimination of some single-pass cooling for water conservation in the UC Davis Chemistry Department.

  • 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 Drought Response Action Plan, April 2014

    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.

  • UC Davis Water Dashboard

    See real-time water use on campus graphed at this water dashboard.

  • 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.

  • White House Climate Leadership Pledge

    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.