23 Feb '16, 8pm

Children's Activity Book Communicates Benefits of Green Roofs

Children's Activity Book Communicates Benefits of Green Roofs

By Kelly Ksiazek and Olyssa Starry Ever feel like trying to understand the science research regarding green infrastructure is like deciphering a foreign language? Have you wished there was a resource that explained all the benefits of green roofs in an easy and fun format – like one even a fifth grader could understand? This resource is now here. Growing Up in the City: A Book About Green Roofs is a children’s paperback available worldwide to help teach young and old about the many benefits that green roofs provide to people and the other organisms that share our cities. The book follows friendly bumble bees as they learn about a new type of habitat they can use in the city –green roofs! Designed by a scientist/educator team and beautifully illustrated to bring the concepts to life, this resource is part story-book, part educational tool. Written according to the U.S. nati...

Full article: http://www.greenroofs.com/blog/2016/02/23/childrens-activ...

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