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MacCARES - Green Roofing Project

Kagin P3 Green Roofing Project
Learn more about our entry for the 2006 EPA P3: National Student Design Competition for Sustainability. The Kagin P3 Green Roofing project is a partnership of MacCARES, the Environmental Studies Department, Facilities Management, and the Development Office.
See: Photos of Kagin Green Roof Installation

Project Page:
Regionally Appropriate Sustainable Design: Urban Green Roof Applications for Temperate Continental Climates

EPA P3 Competition Site

Fishbowl Green Roofing Project
The MacCARES green roofing taskforce, led by Alese Colehour '09 and Ellie Rogers '09, successfully installed the Fishbowl green roof on April 14, 2006. The roof was installed using a containerized green roof block system. The project was completed with the assistance of Green Roof Blocks, Aloha Landscaping, Rosenquist Construction, and Facilities Management.
See: Photos of Fishbowl Green Roof Installation

News Articles:
From Black to Green - Mac Weekly Mar. 31, '06.

Green Roofing Team Poses on Completed Fishbowl Green Roof


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