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CIEG403: Sustainability Applications

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications
The 141,000-square-foot William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery is the heart of Alaska’s sport fish stocking program and the largest indoor sport fish hatchery in North America. • Includes more than 100 fish rearing tanks • Raises Chinook and Coho salmon, rainbow trout, Arctic char, and Arctic grayling • Produces more than six million fish per year • Stocks 200 different locations • State-of-the-art water recirculation technologies use approximately five percent of the water and energy required in a conventional hatchery • Total project cost was $90 million • Owner is the Alaska Department of Fish and Game

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

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construction and maintenance • Applicable at any point in an infrastructure project's life cycle • Speaks to the triple bottom line: social.EnvisionTM Is Uniquely Qualified to Address America’s Infrastructure • Envision™ applies to all civil infrastructure • Addresses design. economic and environmental goals • Designed to keep pace with a changing concept of sustainability . planning.

Biodiversity Emission. Energy. Water Siting. Management. Land & Water. Wellbeing Collaboration. Planning Materials. Resilience . Community.60 Credits in 5 Categories Purpose.

QL1.1 IMPROVE COMMUNITY QUALITY OF LIFE 30 25 Levels of Achievement 20 Points 15 10 5 0 Improved Enhanced Superior Conserving Restorative 18 .

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Award Levels Recognition Level Bronze Silver Award Minimum Applicable Points 20% Minimum in Each Category 30% Gold Award Platinum Award 40% No minimum category percentage required 50% 20 .

and also evaluated the potential to make use of warm water from a neighboring facility. .CIEG403: Sustainability Applications Leadership Category: Pursued by-product synergy Project formed a partnership to transfer waste from the operations of the facility as input to another facility.

created connections to existing bike trails and created new bike trails. protected the existing stream. . boardwalk. and educational signs. restored and improved public park-like setting by addition of trails.CIEG403: Sustainability Applications Leadership Category: Improved infrastructure integration Project repurposed existing water and sewer water infrastructure.

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications Quality of Life: Improved the net quality of life of all communities affected by the project and mitigated community impacts. It also enhanced public space including improvement of public parks. safety and way-finding of the site and surrounding areas. plazas. recreational facilities. The project improved user accessibility. . or wildlife refuges to enhance community livability.

while significantly reducing operating costs and maintaining production goals. . ventilation. recirculated aquaculture system that reduced the energy needed to heat the process water.CIEG403: Sustainability Applications Resource Allocation: Reduced energy use The project piloted and later implemented a full scale. and building heating by approximately 88%. highly efficient.

including the cleanup of contaminated soils. requiring no pesticides. Natural World: Reduced pesticide and fertilizer impacts Reduced pesticide and fertilizer impacts: The project team designed the landscaping to incorporate native plant species suitable to the Alaskan climate. herbicides or ongoing fertilizers.CIEG403: Sustainability Applications Natural World: Preserved greenfields The project included the environmental restoration of a former military brownfield and greyfield site. .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .

CIEG403: Sustainability Applications .