August 29, 2019

Watering UW’s lush landscapes

Imagine the iconic spots on the Seattle campus: Sylvan Grove, The Quad, Rainier Vista, HUB Lawn, Burke Gilman Trail, Memorial Way and the athletic fields. Now imagine them if they didn’t have the water they require, particularly now in the sun-drenched days of summer. A new virtual irrigation network will help staff manage the massive task of watering the cultivated landscapes, green roofs and athletic fields at UW’s Seattle campus. Read the full story.