Project title: Biodiversity Assessment of RMIT University Melbourne Campuses
Project aim: To undertake an assessment of biodiversity values across RMIT’s three campuses (City, Brunswick and Bundoora) through ground surveys and available resources, such as the RMIT Tree Management Plan. The project will investigate how biodiversity at RMIT can help the community adapt to climate change and enhance amenity for the RMIT community.
Industry partner: RMIT University Property Service Group
RMIT Property Services Group (PSG) is responsible for managing the University’s portfolio of properties, valued at $1 billion and encompassing 131 buildings across all of RMIT’s campuses and sites. The University’s land holding is 75.4 ha (186.3175 acres). Part of the Resources portfolio and based on the City campus, Property Services is responsible for operating, maintaining and enhancing all RMIT-owned buildings across RMIT’s onshore campuses (City, Bundoora and Brunswick). Property Services is focused on providing quality and sustainable built environments to support all of RMIT University’s activities.