Land & Water Sustainability Working Advisory Team

Mission Statement / Committee Charge

The Land & Water SWATeam (iCAP team) is charged with developing recommendations to advance and achieve Illinois Climate Action Plan (iCAP) goals in the areas of land use, campus agriculture, carbon sequestration, water, and stormwater. The goals for the group include addressing conservation of potable water, sustainably handling stormwater, and reducing emissions from on-campus agriculture and land use. The iCAP teams are tasked with recommending sustainable actions and concrete steps that should be taken to meet and support iCAP goals, and report annually on progress made toward Illinois Climate Action Plan objectives.


  • 4 faculty members
  • 4 staff
  • 4 students

Time Commitment

  • 1 hour meeting 1 or 2x/month
  • Research in preparation and follow-up for meetings

Term Limit

1 year

Chair Contacts

Faculty co-chairs

Student clerk


Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE)