30 Apr '13, 11pm

An Island in the Sky:

An Island in the Sky:

Rich selected our firm, Mark K. Morrison Landscape Architecture PC (MKMLA) to implement his vision. MKMLA has been an advocate in embracing a more complex system of roof greening, as outlined in Mark K. Morrison’s (MKM’s) and Chris Syrett’s paper “Moving Beyond Sedum: Challenging Ourselves to Create Better Roofscapes,” presented at GRHC’s 7th Annual International Greening Rooftops for Sustainable Communities conference in Atlanta in 2009. Morrison’s research explores the limits of Sedums – the primary plant material used in extensive green roof construction – for a variety of reasons including: visual/aesthetic (Sedum is low growing, providing no canopy variety); resiliency in the face of climate change as monocultures in general are less able to adapt to changes in temperature and precipitation; and ecosystem diversity. On this last point, Morrison’s firm advocates a patc...

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