Campus Green Area

Sustainable Green Area Management

Aim: Providing the sustainability of open and green spaces, establishment of new green spaces, managing the green spaces in a way that would strengthen the positive relationship between pedestrians and green spaces

Bursa Uludag University recognizes the importance of healthy habitats for human welfare and biodiversity and strives to improve the forests and flora of the campus with an ecosystem approach. University targets to allow the irrigation of all green spaces with rainwater, to provide feasible habitats for living creatures, and strengthen the relationship between nature-animal-human beings.

Several steps to be taken towards this aim are as follows:

  1. To develop green space design standards that support the local plant species and species that provide pollination,
  2. To increase the green spaces at the campus, and maintain the existing green spaces,
  3. To achieve sustainable soil management at the campus; to encourage the application of soil-friendly practices and sustainable management of soil resources,
  4. To increase and improve pedestrian ways and gathering places,
  5. To empower positive relationships between students and staff at the campus,
  6. To plan tree planting campaigns,
  7. To establish feasible habitats for the living at the campus, strengthen the relationship between nature-animal-human beings.

 

The activities that are being planned are given in the table below: 

   

Activity

Commission

Targeted time

Identification of green and open spaces at the campus

Sustainable green spaces commission

Short term

Identification of the standards for sustainable use of spaces

Sustainable green spaces commission

Short term

Planing for achieving sustainable soil management    Sustainable green spaces commission Middle term
Undertaking the steps towards sustainable soil management  Sustainable green spaces commission Long term

Planning for the maintenance of the campus trees, forests

Sustainable green spaces commission

Short term

Assessment of the existing use of the green spaces at the campus and putting targets for enhanced use

Sustainable green spaces commission

Short term

Tree planting and vegetation activities

Sustainable green spaces commission

Middle term

Enhancing the pedestrian pathways and gathering areas

Sustainable green spaces commission

Middle term

Strengthening the relationship between the campus community and green spaces

Sustainable green spaces commission

Short term

Providing feasible habitats for the living at the campus

Sustainable green spaces commission

Middle term

Strengthening the relationship between nature-animal-human beings

Sustainable green spaces commission

Middle term

 

Events about the Sustainable Use of Land can be reached from the link below (2021-2022):

 https://uludag.edu.tr/dosyalar/surdurulebilirlik/Yesil_Alan/events_sustainable_use_of_land.pdf

Sustainably Farmed Food on Campus:

https://uludag.edu.tr/dosyalar/surdurulebilirlik/Yesil_Alan/sustainably_farmed_food.pdf

Bursa Uludag University follows the National Forest Law as Sustainable use, conservation, and restoration of land (policy) within the campus. Forest Law can be found from the link below:

https://uludag.edu.tr/dosyalar/surdurulebilirlik/Yesil_Alan/forest_law.pdf

Educational Outreach for Sustainable and Organic Agriculture 

https://uludag.edu.tr/dosyalar/surdurulebilirlik/Veriler/Green_Spaces/organic_agriculture_community_events.pdf

 

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