Saturday, January 17, 2015

Growing UP in the City!

Announcing our newly (self) published greenroof activity book:



Download a free copy at: greeningupthecity.com

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Beautiful Multnomah County roof

These pictures don't do this place justice. Different zones with different species. Amazing View.They even grow produce and donate it. Check out the apple tree (fruiting right along the stem)!





Another perfect spot for a greenroof

Scoping out the site of (hopefully)  the next greenroof monitoring project ...



Thursday, August 21, 2014

ohsu (oregon health and science university) tour

This area of south waterfront feels like Stuttgart.
More about this initiative here

 




Wednesday, July 16, 2014

more biodiversity study sites






2014 Eco-roof symposium

forgot to post this pic from the Portland Eco-roof symposium back in May:
https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bes/53845
Lef to Right: Christina Piedrahita, Amie Chapamn, Amber Smith, Tom Liptan, Craig Rupert (also a recent PSU grad), and Ryan Niebur
(Madison Hathaway and Lisa White not pictured)






Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Unexpected challenge to biodiversity study- crow sabotage!

Here is an article about the trouble we have been having with the crows (with video footage).
a crow tossing a cup