Green Roofs

The University of Ottawa has six buildings with green roofs. These roofs help reduce storm water run-off, cool down buildings, and provide shelter for animals and insects. Green roofs also help reduce the urban heat island effect. There are currently almost 3,814 m2 of green roof space on campus.

  • Colonel By - 1,719 m2
  • Henderson residence - 135 m2
  • Learning Crossroads - 331 m2
  • FSS Building - 963 m2
  • Montpetit - 273 m2
  • University Centre - 393 m2
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