effort to combat blackberry bushes and other stubborn weeds via
environmentally-friendly measures, UW Bothell and Cascadia Community College
welcomed over a hundred goats from two firms -- Rent-A-Ruminant and Healing
Hooves -- to campus this summer.
"This is a
great way for us to reduce our carbon footprint by reducing the amount of
equipment we use in these areas," said Tony Guerrero, Director of Facility
shared campus has been herbicide-free since July 2006, one of several policies
enacted to reduce pollutants to the North Creek. The campus is investigating
the possibility of housing a few goats full-time in the future.
This is a great way for us to reduce our carbon footprint by reducing the amount of equipment we use in these areas.
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