Nevin Center Green Roof

Sustainability Landscapes Trail

Nevin Center Green Roof

Ithaca, New York 14850, United States

Created By: Cornell Botanic Gardens

Point of Interest Details

The vegetated roof surface on the Nevin Welcome Center captures and treats precipitation falling on the building roof, acts as an insulating layer in the wintertime, and decrease the cooling demand during the summertime, demonstrating a solution to urban heat islands.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Sustainability Landscapes Trail


 

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