Mann Library Entrance (SITES Accredited)

Sustainable Landscapes Trail

Mann Library Entrance (SITES Accredited)

Ithaca, New York 14850, United States

Created By: Cornell Botanic Gardens


The garden at the entrance to Mann library tested cutting-edge guidelines and performance measures to pioneer certification under the Sustainable SITES Initiative® and showcase the Scoop & Dump method of soil restoration. The Sustainable SITES Initiative is a set of comprehensive, voluntary guidelines together with a rating system that assesses the sustainable design, construction, and maintenance of landscapes.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Sustainable Landscapes Trail


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