Living Roofs

Green architecture/design

Every city contains up to 32 percent of unused landscape in the form of roofspace. Currently, there is a global experiment underway which hopes to utilise the roofspace to create biodiverse spaces that can solve city problems naturally. Simon Todd sums up key findings from last week's Living Roofs for Sustainable Communities presentation in Auckland, which featured talks by Candian Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Brad Bass.


Those of you curious about environmentally sustainable design might like to head along to the upcoming ‘Living roofs for sustainable communities’ event in Auckland, featuring Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr Brad Bass. Better yet, it's free.