Green roofs for biodivresity in new urban development in China


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darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative

Ref: EIDPR041

Status: Completed

Round:
13
Funding Scheme:
Scoping
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Tsinghua University
Start Date:
15-11-05
End Date:
21-11-05
Funding:
£2,380.00
Regions:
East Asia
Countries:
china
Project Summary:
To help advise and cooperate on a vegetation screening programme for green roof use, drawing upon native plant species, and native dry meadow plant communities where possible and to apply research methodologies developed in western countries to assess the biodiversity value of green roofs in China urban development, particularly in terms of plant diversity, invertebrates support and bird nesting.