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WELCOME NEW CORPORATE MEMBERS PLEASE JOIN US IN WELCOMING THE FOLLOWING ORGANIZATIONS TO THE GRHC COMMUNITY AS CORPORATE MEMBERS CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS, LLC Construction Solutions, LLC is a construction management and engineering firm with extensive experience in the fields of specialized waterproofing and evaluation of soil conditions for green infrastructure implementation. The firm provides cohesive communication between municipal agencies and design professionals to create practical solutions for more efficient design and cost-effective construction. DC GREENWORKS DC Greenworks, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is the D.C. region's preeminent green roof advocate and educator, as well as a one-stop shop for lowimpact development and green roof consultation, design and installation. Their mission is to promote urban social revitalization through environmental restoration. ENVIRON An international environmental and health sciences consultancy, ENVIRON provides state-of-the-art scientific, engineering, and strategic risk-management services to clients addressing a wide variety of human health and environmental risks. Decision-makers rely on the firm’s expertise as Environ’s experts evaluate alternative courses of action to balance heath and environmental risks and business concerns. FXFOWLE FXFOWLE Architects is an architectural, interior design, planning and urban design firm committed to design excellence, social responsibility and sustainability. Since its establishment in 1978, the firm’s work has achieved performance standards of exceptional sustainability and energyefficiency including LEED®, ENERGY STAR, and the 2030 Challenge. FXFOWLE projects have received 37 awards recognizing excellence and innovation specifically in sustainable and green design.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Green Roofs - Living Architecture Monitor - Summer 2009

Green Roofs - Living Architecture Monitor - Summer 2009
The Case for Mandated Green Roofs
Student Sustainable Design Competition
GIF Road Show
U.S. Green Roof Industry Grew By 35 Percent in 2008
Part 1 of 2: Risk-Reduction Tools
On the Roof With . . .
The World's First Accredited Green Roof Professionals (GRPs)
A Haven for Butterflies
A Green Roof at Sea
A Biophilic Oasis
A Green Roof for Every Angle
Community Focal Point
Nature in the City
Growing Lives
A Green Roof with Wings
A Policy Pioneer
A Dedicated Researcher
Designing a Better Future
Fire & Wind Standards
GHRC Professional Development Calendar
Welcome New Corporate Members
Green Wall Research
Standing the Test of Time

Green Roofs - Living Architecture Monitor - Summer 2009