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Landscaped area included or only irrigated landscape areas?

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Kevin Gilleran on Sep 17, 2014, 7:48 pm

Are all landscaped areas within the LEED project boundary included in the calculations for this credit or just irrigated landscaped areas?

In the definitions section for this credit, the...

Last reply: Andrey Kuznetsov, Oct 3, 2014, 8:19 am

Partially Irrigated Site / Form

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Johanna Phelps on May 29, 2014, 12:01 pm

I have a partially irrigated site. Under irrigation types there are three choices, drip, sprinkler and other. What should I put for the non-irrigated areas?

Last reply: Kevin Gilleran, Sep 17, 2014, 7:15 pm

ETo units and ETo calculation software

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Renaud Gay on Aug 26, 2014, 12:08 am

Hi all,

I'd like to ask again the same question that in LEED form ETo is expressed in inch/month for July. This is not super clear but looks like this.

Also for people like me who...

rainwater calculation

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by ebru unver on Aug 11, 2014, 11:23 am

lansdcape water calculation montly/daily and rainwater

Hello,
we are collecting rainwater, so to use at the landscape irrigation and to have addition 2 point. The captured rainwater...

Last reply: Scott Adams, Aug 22, 2014, 12:56 pm

5% including footprint?

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Ryan McEvoy on Aug 4, 2014, 12:55 pm

At least 5% of the site area must have landscaping to qualify for the credit - does this include the building footprint or can the footprint be excluded?
Thank you.

Last reply: LEEDme Lorenzi, Aug 5, 2014, 3:35 am

lansdcape water calculation montly/daily and rainwater

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by ebru unver on Aug 1, 2014, 8:08 am

Hello, actually I have very basic question.
1-The amount of water that we have calculated by the leed formula is the monthly or daily water necessity?
2-we are collecting rainwater,...

Rainwater reuse for irrigation and flush discharges

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Ricardo Sá on Aug 1, 2014, 4:17 am

In case a given project is predicted to feed both the irrigation system and the flush discharges with harvested rainwater, which criteria shall be used to "divide" the rainwater contribution for...

Baeline K_MC

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Jens Apel on Jul 25, 2014, 5:13 am

The reference guide states that the same K_MC value nust be used in botzh design case and basline. Just to make sure: this refers to the low / average / high classification, doesn't it?
If...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 26, 2014, 6:58 am

Definition of "on the grounds"

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Jens Apel on Jul 25, 2014, 5:05 am

IMO the question what the 5% area requirement refers has been clarified (see post headed"Full credits achieveable for less than 1% landscape?" futher down below).
What stays is the...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 26, 2014, 2:18 am

Does Seeding Apply

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Terry King on May 28, 2014, 11:51 am

Does seeding (hydroseeding) apply toward the needed 5% landscaped area? Thanks

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 26, 2014, 2:08 am