Digging a Little Deeper – Designing Green Roofs

March 7, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Mānoa Campus, POST 126

Speaker will be Dawn Easterday, ASLA, GRP, LEED AP | Senior Landscape Architect, Belt Collins Hawaii LLC

Vegetated roofs are starting to become a more familiar topic, so what’s the next step? This presentation will discuss some of the basic tenants of designing green roofs. Should you specify sprigs or pre-grown mats, trays or monolithic systems, Extensive or Intensive? Based on client expectations, main use of the roof, project goals, access and microclimate conditions, you will learn the first steps to choosing a good system to fit your needs and what plants and irrigation may work for the given site conditions and project circumstances.

Event Sponsor
Water Resources Research Center, Mānoa Campus

More Information
Philip Moravcik, 956-3097, morav@hawaii.edu

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