UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND ECOLOGICAL SUSTAINABILITY MATRIX • Kingston, Rhode Island

As project manager, Kathy Poole led a group of scientists and planners from Biohabitats, Inc. in assessing the ecosystems of the campus and developing a comprehensive matrix of Ecological Sustainability Metrics for the major environmental factors involved in creating a sustainable campus at the University of Rhode Island, Kingston. The Metrics identified over sixty parameters and outlined specific measures for current and future development and maintenance efforts. They included a hierarchy of goals and spanned a range of landscape types.

CLIENT: University of Rhode Island
SERVICES:Project Management, Translation of Data Into Metrics, Report
PARTNERS: Biohabitats, Inc. (www.biohabitats.com), Keith Bowers, principal in charge; Integrative Design Collaborative (www.integrativedesign.net)


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