Natural history museum of the adirondacks, tupper lake n.y

The Wild Center, Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks, Tupper N.Y.

Apex Greenroof Installation Year: 2006
Owner: Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks
Location: Tupper Lake, N.Y.
Building Type: Museum
Type: Extensive
System: Single Source Provider
Size: 4,000 sf
Slope: 33%
Access: Inaccessible

Architect: HOK
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The green roof at the The Wild Center, Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks is located on a barrel roof. Due to the 5/12 pitch, this system required slope stabilization, but no drainage layer. The other side of the roof is covered with solar panels. The 4" extensive vegetated rood was establsihed with sedum plugs. 

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