The Department of Landscape and Natural Resources helps create and maintain an inviting outdoor environment that contributes to a sense of place and exemplifies the university’s commitment to conservation and sustainability. Our primary responsibilities include landscape planning, design and installation, landscape operations and maintenance, and natural resource management.

Forest Path


The Conservation Section of the University’s Master Plan outlines the goals, objectives, and policies that demonstrate the commitment to the protection of the University’s environmentally significant lands. Management techniques used on campus natural lands include prescribed fire, invasive species management, restoration, and species conservation & management.

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