Reinventing the traditional vegetated roof for detention
Vegetated roofs, more commonly known as green or live roofs, are a sustainable solution emulating and echoing designs found in nature in response to modern human challenges. This nature-inspired innovation is known as biomimicry (read Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature by Janine Benyus, published in 1997 by Harper Collins).
Original Article Source Credits: Construction Canada , https://www.constructioncanada.net/
Article Written By: Sasha Aguilera, B.Arch, GRP, and Brad Garner
Original Article Posted on: November 29, 2019
Link to Original Article: https://www.constructioncanada.net/reinventing-the-traditional-vegetated-roof-for-detention/