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HORT 511 - Green Roof Culture

  • 3 credits
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Green or living roofs are complex and dynamic vegetated systems growing on top of buildings. Green roofs are installed for their many environmental benefits, and every green roof application is unique. This course is designed to help participants understand the relevance of green roofs in North America, especially the process, from concept to project completion and maintenance.


3 credits of 100-level HORT

Textbooks and Materials

Section 801


  • The Green Roof Manual: A Professional Guide to Design, Installation, and Maintenance
    Snodgrass, Edmund C. and McIntyre, Linda

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


Jennifer Bousselot
Jennifer Bousselot

To view Dr. Bousselot's Rooftop Agrivoltaics TEDx talk, please click here.

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