Best Practices in Green Roof Policy Implementation

Curious about best policy implementation practices in the Green Roof revolution?
When populations grow, how can a city expand with existing infrastructure? Do green roofs work for all communities? How do we manage stormwater? What role does federal funding play?
Answer all of these questions and more… enroll in our FREE ‘Best Practices in Green Roof Policy […]

Ace the Green Roof Professional (GRP) Accreditation Exam: Free Practice Exam & Answer Key

Become a Green Roof Professional:
Are you looking to earn your Green Roof Professional (GRP) accreditation? Download a free practice exam and answer key created by Jordan Richie, Director of Education for Green Roofs for Healthy Cities. […]

GRP Exam: What to Know, What to Study

On the Green Roof Professional (GRP) Accreditation Training discussion board…
Student 1: With the GRP exam coming up quickly, I’m wondering what you can tell us about what to expect in the exam. Is the Week 10 exercise an example of what the exam is like? (Is there a background scenario that goes with the exercise?) Can you give […]

Free Lecture: Award-Winning Green Roof and Wall Projects: Design and Implementation

In this free lecture, Stephen Peck, Founder & President of Green Roofs for Healthy Cities, showcases and profiles Green Roof and Wall Awards of Excellence winners from the fall 2014 CitiesAlive conference, including inspiring, high-profile work that pushes the envelope with respect to rooftop farming, biophilic design, and ecological functionality (see photos below).
GHRC’s Green Roof and […]

Steep Challenge: A Case Study of a Sloped Residential Green Roof

In this guest post, David Aquilina, a business communications professional who represents Xero Flor America*, outlines a green roof project at Lake Toxaway, North Carolina. He provides details behind the design and installation. At the end of the article, you can watch a short video of the green roof project.


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